There are some tips that you hope you'll never have to use - how to get out of a sinking car, for example. While the possibility of some of these emergency scenarios happening to you is relatively slim, it still never hurts to be prepared. If you ever find yourself taken hostage and have your wrists bound together with duct tape, there's actually a very simple technique you can use to break free.
This clip was originally aired on Dateline, but the original has since been taken down. In order to escape duct tape, simply raise your hands over your head and bring them down quickly in front of you. Check out the video below to learn more about how this works.