Self-Defense As Part Of Your Disaster Preparation Plans
Disasters create abnormal circumstances. Potentially dangerous situations can arise at any time, but the fact is, the threat of violent activity tends to escalate during disaster situations. After a disaster the police will be overwhelmed, so the responsibility will fall on the individual to provide protection for themselves and family. A major component of disaster preparedness is self-defense.Emergency Kits for Dorm Rooms
Parents: I know you have done what is necessary for the safety of your family in case of any emergency. You have a fully-stocked emergency kit in your home, in each of your vehicles, and your workplace. Your family knows what to do in case of emergency. You have a disaster plan and everyone knows their part. Now you can rest.Food Storage Guide To Emergency Preparedness
It said that man can live without food for three days. Moreover, man can not live longer than three days without water.Preparing Your Home For Hurricane Season – Basic Measures
Hurricanes move rather slowly so they give you time to prepare your house for the possible damages that they will bring. The most important thing is to start the preparations before the season when hurricanes appear. They might move slowly, but not that slow, so the amount of time to prepare and gather up supplies will not be that big.Planning Ahead: Survival Food Tips
Surviving a crisis is more a matter of preparedness than anything else. There are some survival foods that make it easier – although a disaster is a challenge, you can pull through it. Gather survival food now and store up for that “just in case” scenario.Doomsday Preppers
I have watched 7 or 8 episodes of “Doomsday Preppers.” At first, I thought it would be a good show.Basic Water Storage
Basic water storage is challenging when storing enough water for your family; water takes up an enormous amount of room. What can you use to store water and where? How much water do you need to store for your family? The water you store needs to be clean potable water after all it is a necessity of life.Top 5 Most Dangerous Highways in the US
While vehicle manufacturers are adding many more safety features to their vehicles than ever before, car accidents continue to be a leading cause of serious injuries and death. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately six million motor vehicle accidents occur every year in the United States. The Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) reports that nearly 40,000 of these auto accidents involve fatalities and 1,600 of these deaths are people under the age of 15. Young inexperienced drivers between the ages of 16 to 19 years old are three times more likely to be involved in a fatal car crash than drivers who are 20 years or older.Every Survival Kit Should Have An Emergency Radio
There have been some pretty brutal storms around the world in recent times, leaving people stranded and in fear. One thing that disasters have in common is that they are immediately followed by an almost total loss of the ability to communicate with the outside world. Power is lost, telephone services are discontinued, and cell phone service is either non-existent or so congested that it takes hours to through. Most regular means of communications will most likely be severed or severely impaired. All government agencies say that your having an emergency radio is a first priority.A Taste of Reality
It seems that since the prepper/survival movement has become more popular in American society, there has also been a concurrent increase in stupidity with some people. I can’t tell you how many people I have heard say, or seen them post something to the effect of “I hope that we do have a breakdown of society.Blast Hatches and Bomb Shelter Features That Provide the Best Protection
There are many different types of bomb bunkers that have been built in the history of the world and all the wars that have taken place. However building nuclear fall out shelter is more sophisticated compared to fox holes built during the world war. There are several features that you need to consider when buying blast hatches and other bunker equipment.Basic Food Storage: How Much? And What Kind?
How do you know how much food you need to store? What kinds of food should your family store? Those two questions are frequently asked and the answers vary according to each person’s family characteristics. We will help you to identify those for your family, placing you on the correct path; after all food storage is a cornerstone of preparedness.