Was Your Home Damaged By A Tornado?
Tornadoes can occur without any type of warning. Learn what to look for and how to know if a tornado is about to appear and how to rebuild your home, repair any damage, and replace belongings cost effectively…saving you thousands of dollars.What You Miss When It Comes To Hurricane Preparedness
Do you think you will ever achieve the ultimate level of hurricane preparedness? You might think that you have to turn to your local authority to tell you what to do, or to go to your grocery store to get that ridiculous checklist at the start of every season. The truth is that no matter what we are told to do, most of us are blase about the potential risks associated.Do You Have A Tornado Plan? Prepare For The Next Disaster
Every household should have a tornado plan and practice it regularly. After surviving a tornado having a plan is important for ensuring the safety of you and your family should this disastrous situation ever happen again.Another Near Miss – Someday Our Luck Will Run Out With Large Asteroids Passing By
Not long ago, we were having a discussion at our Think Tank about how many near asteroid or comet misses that mankind needed to wake up to the fact that humans need to use their large brains to develop a Planetary Defense System just in case the big one comes and it is on a direct collision course. “Remember the Dinosaurs” was our main argument here. Speak of which, we just had yet another near miss, by a mongo asteroid in October of 2010.When The Bubble Bursts, Will You Be Prepared?
When we think in terms of survival, usually we think of many things that could happen that we need to be prepared for. Tornadoes, earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, fire. Indeed these are important to think about and prepare for. But have you thought about the economic instability, political instability, high crime and yes, economic collapse bringing martial law into place? Many of the well known economists feel that this year or the first of next year the bubble will burst! We are being told that the economy is turning around, but in our hearts we know this is not so.Liquid Loss During Canning
Summer is drawing to a close and most preppers are in the process of clearing their area of any edible produce at this time. Their goal is to freeze or can their harvest for use in the winter months. The only problem here is that many times as you begin canning your food which includes liquids such as soup you will likely experience some form of fluid loss. There are a number of logical explanations for this condition.Hamming It Up in an Emergency
Acquiring a ham radio license can assist you greatly during those times of grim emergencies. It doesn’t matter if the calamity is minor or a national catastrophe the value of the ham operator’s talents is priceless. The FCC designates various frequency bands for use according to what class of license you may hold. The higher the license class the more frequencies you have the privilege of communicating on.Black Out
Do you remember the last black out or power outage? Was it cold dreary and wet? Or hot and humid? Regardless of the weather condition, I’m sure you wish you could have done things differently.True News or Not True News?
“Lady’s and gentlemen, we are now engaged in a struggle to beat all struggles. Civil War has broken out in the western portion of America while foreign troops are quickly escalating their entry into our country from the south. We may be witnessing a drastic change in America at this time.” That was the sounds emitting from the voice within the speaker of the portable radio.Emergency Series: Heat Stroke
A heat stroke is when your body temperature is elevated to extreme levels. This is a true and extreme medical emergency. Signs and symptoms of a heat stroke include: increase body temperature, absence of sweating, hallucinations, rapid pulse, confusion, disorientation, seizures and in extreme cases, irreversible brain damage and coma.What to Do During a Flood
Floods are one of the most devastating natural calamities to strike the world and wipe out a large section of the human population and their precious properties with cruel severity. Floods can occur anywhere anytime and result in unimaginable casualties.What to Do When Your Car Breaks Down on a Highway
No machine can be trusted to be ideal. For example, your car breaking down on a highway is not as impossible as the person who sells you the care or the service store might want you to believe. However, even in such a situation one can remain safe and find trustworthy help by following a few simple steps.What to Do When You Are Lost in a Jungle
Being lost in a jungle is definitely not what reality T.V. makes it look like. Also the survival strategies, when lost in a jungle, differs from region to region because the dangers associated with a jungle in the tropics might not be the same for a jungle in another region. There are, however, some basic steps that may be taken to find one’s way back or at least find safety while in a jungle.What to Do When You Feel You’re Being Followed or Stalked
In today’s world, thanks to the rampant use of mobile phones, social networking websites etc, it is very easy to get access to somebody’s personal life. Often it so happens that somebody feels fascinated by us and admires us, a lot. We get continuous calls from them; they send us flowers, cards, gifts, letters etc; they take us out for lunch or dinner and spend time with us.What to Do When You Are Trapped in an Elevator
These days almost all buildings come equipped with elevators and we cannot simply imagine living in a multistories building if they do not have an elevator. Elevators run on power and are mechanical devices. Sometimes when power runs out, they stop working and get stuck.