We all know what black Friday is. It is the time of the year when there are many sales going on. It is the best time of the year to do Christmas shopping for all of your loved ones. It is also the time of the year when violence rises in stores. Every year, we read reports of someone getting into a fight in the middle of a department store, people getting walked over and see long lines waiting outside of stores. With black Friday quickly approaching us, you need some black Friday 2010 safety tips.One: Sometimes, shopping online would be the best bet. This way, you will be avoid those popular crowds. You will be in the comfort of your own home, yet, you will still be taking advantage of those sales.Two: If you take your children, make sure you hold their hands. On this day, people lose their mind and could easily walk over your child. If possible, try to leave your child with someone you can trust.Three: Do not carry your purse with you. You need to leave that purse at home, because in a big group, it can easily be snatched.Four: Go with a friend. If possible, you need to take a friend with you to shop on this popular Friday. Surely, you can find a friend that would be willing to beat the sales with you.Five: Try not to fight. Yes, that new television may be on sale, but it’s not worth fighting over. That laptop may be at an unbeatable price (no pun intended), but it is not worth scrapping over.Those are 5 safety tips that you need to stick to. When you purchase the new items, try not to leave the boxes outside your home for garbage pickup. This is advertising what you have in your home and thieves will take advantage of that.