This bar has created a shot to help keep women safe 4 years ago

This bar has created a shot to help keep women safe

Great idea.

A bar in Florida has created a shot that alerts the bartender that a person needs help. If a woman, or man, approaches the bar asking for an "angel shot" then it means that they need help to get away from someone hassling them.

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According to TampaBay, the bar called Iberian Rooster put up a sign which read:

"Is your Tinder or Plenty of Fish date not who they said they were on their profile? Do you feel unsafe, or even just a tad bit weird? We're here to help... just go to the bar and order an Angel Shot."

There are three types of shots someone can order - Angel Shot neat, Angel Shot on ice or Angel Shot with lime. Neat means you need to be brought safely to your car, on ice means you need a taxi to be called and with lime indicates you want the police to be called.

This new trend, where bartenders help in specific situations, started in England when a bar put up a sign with instructions on what to do if you need help.

It was designed for Tinder dates gone wrong but turned out to provide a very good service to women or men looking to get away from abusive people at the bar.

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Other bars began to follow suit with similar signs being put up.