Uttar Pradesh, India – February 11, 2019 Utter Pradesh is most known for being home to the iconic Taj Mahal. Uttarakhand is the home to Hindu pilgrimage sites as well as a center for yoga study that was made famous by The Beatles 1968 visit. Today these two north India States, Utter Pradesh and Uttarakhand,…

Thika, Kenya – February 10, 2019 In a joint operation on January 31,2019, that included the Police, the Department of Criminal Investigations (DCI), the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) and the elite police Flying Squad seized African Spirit Company Limited in Thika. This company is the licensed distiller and distributor of popular Kenyan Brands of liquor…

A Deadly Encounter – My Personal Story, How Poison Alcohol almost Killed Me  A Canadian backpacker shares her personal story of an encounter with poison alcohol in Indonesia. Unknown to most poisonous cocktails are common and widespread in the vacation mecca of Indonesia. Injury and death are caused by methanol-laced alcohol. February 1, 2019 By Ashley King Kuta, nestled…

Quảng Trị, Viet Nam – January 19, 2019 When 48-year-old Nguyen Van Nhat fell unconscious from methanol poisoning and was taken to Quảng Trị General Hospital the medical staff administered three cans of beer. Dr. Le Van Lam, the lead doctor at the Quảng Trị General Hospital Intensive Care Unit oversaw the unusual prescription as…

January 16, 2019 – Moscow, Russia The Russian Postal Service through its Press Secretary, Daniil Skidan in an interview with Radio Moscow announced that it would expand the sale of alcohol at rural offices. Mr. Skidan stated that 3200 rural post offices began selling beer in October 2018 both to expand the profit margins of…

January 15, 2019 – Hull, England Counterfeit Vodka ALERT Warning: if you spot ‘Radanoff’ vodka for sale, do not buy or drink it. Radanoff is a fake brand seized recently in Hull, England. It could contain industrial alcohol which can cause blindness or death. If you see Radanoff, contact Trading Standards on: 01482 300 300.…

Part One: The Past 01-11-2019 – Jersey City, NJ SafeProof.org was created by concerned consumers and is maintained by anonymous and visible contributors. That is the statement that readers see at the bottom of the SafeProof.org website which has now been live since early 2017. The true beginnings go back to a March evening in…

December 29, 2018 – London, England, UK Recapping a year of dodgy booze seizures throughout the United Kingdom, the Local Government Council (LGA) sent out their New Year Greetings to consumers in the form of a stark warning, Beware of Fake Vodka. Following fake vodka seizures throughout the year from retailers, home based sellers, pubs…