Recent Climate Change and Our Declining Infrastructure
Every year the United States is hit with hurricanes, floods, droughts, wildfires and other weather-related disasters. The U.S. has the world’s wildest weather extremes, no other place on the planet can boast its ferocious weather swings. Almost every day the news is telling us about some unusual weather event. We are experiencing torrential rain, unprecedented flooding, extreme drought, horrible wildfires, unusual blizzards, record setting tornadoes and hurricanes. No matter where you live, your area has undoubtedly been experiencing severe or unusual seasonable weather. Can it be possible that we are experiencing the worst period for disastrous weather-related events in our history?Why Do Murderous Disgruntled Employees Always Shoot Up People In The Cafeteria?
After the summer of 2013 shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington DC a friend of mine asked me; why do rouge gunman always go to the cafeteria to shoot up other employees? Well, that is a good question, it’s as if some textbook somewhere especially tailored for rogue gunmen says to do it that way, and all these characters graduated from the same school. But seriously, let’s talk about this for a second, from a strategic objective standpoint.Prepare Your Family for Emergencies – Plan, Kits and Supplies
It’s essential for every responsible individual to plan and be prepared for challenging situations in life. Emergencies can hit you at any time, and you have to be geared to face them. Get emergency food kits & supplies, and emergency preparedness kits for kids and elders to help you cope with dire situations in a healthy and efficient manner.How to Prepare for an Earthquake With a Survival Kit
If you have ever lived through an earthquake or if you have recently moved into an area that is prone to earthquakes, you may be wondering how to prepare for one so that you can go through it successfully. In reality, there are numerous things that can be done to help prepare for an earthquake but there are some items which are more important than others. Here is a brief overview which can help you to get ready for an earthquake so that you and your family can survive.Food Storage Mistakes
Civilization has collapsed, fire is raining from the sky, and all you’ve got to eat is what you have in your emergency food storage. I bet you wish you had taken a little more time setting that thing up, huh?3 Guidelines for Maintaining Your Emergency Preparedness Kit
It is very important to make sure that you are prepared for an emergency by putting together a survival kit that has essential survival items. The kit will come in handy when you do not have ready access to important items that you need on a daily basis. It is important to have a survival kit, whether it is for your home or car.Freeze Dried and Dehydrated Foods: Which Is The Better Method for Long Term Survival Food Storage
When it comes to long-term food storage, many people are confused about the differences between freeze-dried food and dehydrated food. Which type of food preservation is better? Is there really any significant difference between them? Let’s take a look at these two methods of food preservation, and see what their differences and their similarities are.An Introduction to First Aid Certification
In many cases, the time taken for an injured person to receive health care by Relief Services can be critical to their life. In most cases, accidents create a chaotic situation where everyone wants to collaborate, but almost no one knows what needs to be done. In such a situation, the condition of the injured can be worsened and the people trying to help the injured individuals can also get hurt if the chaotic situation prevails. This is why, first aid training can be very helpful as such training programs can help individuals to understand what needs to done in case of an accident.H7N9 Avian Flu In 2013 – Should We Be Worried Yet?
Well it appears that the CDC is paying attention to the upcoming flu season here in the US. We actually have several threats on the horizon; two strains of flu and the Middle Eastern MERS virus. Not very nice viruses to say the least, quite deadly in every regard, no not near 100% kill rate of an Ebola type virus, but scary nevertheless, for anyone unlucky enough to contract them. Let’s talk shall we?Stay Safe With These 3 Survival Techniques
Survival techniques are not a preserve of soldiers and warriors who spend endless days in tough and challenging conditions. They are a basic ingredient to safe living and as such you too should make them a part of your life. We’ll guide you through how to create a realistic survival plan.Frontline Security – Crime Scene Preservation
Would you know what to do if you first at the scene of a crime? For many in the security industry sometime in their career this will happen. They need to know the do’s and don’ts of crime scene preservation. Your actions in those first few minutes while waiting for the police arrive are extremely important.Emergency Survival Tips – How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse
How is the Zombie Apocalypse a useful subject? If you’re ready for a Zombie Apocalypse then you’re ready for almost any kind of extreme event. Learn about disaster preparedness, initial reaction on extreme events and disaster recovery.