Four Types of Risks You Should Be Aware Of when Living in Japan
There are four types of risks surrounding daily life in Japan.
Click the risk in which you are interested.
Dwellings in Japan are exposed not only to the risk of fire, but also to typhoons and heavy rain.
In addition, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and tsunamis are serious risks with a higher possibility of occurring than in most other nations.
Will you live in your own dwelling or in a rental dwelling?
The risks to which you are exposed and the appropriate preparation for them obviously differs depending on who owns the dwelling.
As traffic accidents occur at the rate of one-per-minute in Japan, it is possible that you may be a victim or found to be at fault in a traffic accident.
Which form of transportation do you mainly use? Do you drive, ride a motorcycle, ride a bicycle, or do you walk?
As risks differ according to the type of vehicle used, we have to prepare accordingly.