The venomous snakes are found all over the world and if you have not encountered one does not mean that you never get it in front of you. The snakes which are poisonous should not be encountered without precautionary measures. There have been many deaths related to these snakes and the associations which are related to reptiles also spread awareness about the general public. The encounters with even the most poisonous and venomous snakes can be non-fatal as they only bite if provoked. There are many guides which are there on the internet and provide a complete brief of the protective measures which could be taken if there is an encounter.