Although it is chivalrous if your date wants to pick you up at your house or place of employment, safe dating doesn't include allowing a relative stranger to get you at this stage of the game.
Plan instead to drive, take the bus, walk or bike to your date - especially if the date is a first time meeting.
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Even if you ignore all of the other safe dating rules listed here, this is the one to follow above all others.
Make sure that you have a friend to check up on you during your date, whether by text message, phone call, or other means you feel comfortable with.
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