2012 – The End of the World – Are You Prepared?
You may have heard about 2012 and the end of the world. You may already know something about it. But, are you prepared?Know First Aid This Summer
Every year, a lot of completely avoidable tragedies occur all over Australia as young children and toddlers drown in local pools. Other injuries also happen at public and private pools alike, so it is incredibly smart to get first aid training in case something terrible should happen in your presence.Winter Preparedness For Your Home
Winter is soon approaching and now is the time to prepare for those long cold days. Preparing your home is probably one of the most important cost effective winter preparation that should be done.2012 – Doomsday Or Hysteria? Is it the End of the World As We Know it?
This has been one heck of a week for the doomsday version of 2012. While there have been programs and presentations over many years (I’ve seen several of them), last week the entertainment industry outdid itself, speculating bigger, glitzier, and scarier.Survive Your Next Plane Crash
Many people believe that if they’re ever in a plane crash, they’re going to die no matter what. Here’s good news — over 90% of plane crashes have survivors. And what you do can make a big difference whether you live or die.Building Up Your Survival Skills
One of the most important – and most frequently overlooked – aspects of planning outdoor expeditions is to ensure that you have sufficient training in survival skills to give you the maximum chance of maintaining your well being in potentially dangerous or even life threatening situations. Survival skills are essentially ways to ensure that all your basic needs – food, water, shelter, safety, and warmth, for example – are met.Are You Prepared With a Home Survival Kit?
Survival Preparedness Disaster survival kits can help you survive in either a natural disaster or a terrorist attack. Disasters do not follow a schedule. They can happen anytime and in any part of the world.Using Flood Barriers to Safeguard Your House
Flood barriers can be used to help reduce the amount of damage your home takes when in there is a flood. They can be used to offer a level of protection from water damage and can assist in keeping the water from entering your home. Many of these flood barriers can be assembled very quickly and can be put into place when they are needed.Developing a Personal Security Plan For You
Everyone should have a plan in place to help them deal with any potentially life threatening situations. None of us know what the future holds, but there is no need to think of paranoid situations. It’s better to plan for these situations. Crime is part of everyday life.Types of Fires
Though it may seem strange, there are actually many different types of fires that may arise – even in a simple residence. You never know when a flame may unexpectedly spark up, so it is important for you to at least be familiar with fires and fire safety. One significant area of fire safety is being able to recognize what type of blaze you are facing and how to put it out without harming yourself or causing it to spread. If you accidentally take the wrong action when attempting to put out a fire, the results can be devastating. Therefore, you should take the time to learn about fires and the proper methods of extinguishing them.Home Fire Hazards
You probably are well-aware of the fact that there are a number of fire hazards that a home or residence may have. It is important for you, as a home owner or renter, to familiarize yourself with these dangers and take the necessary steps to avoid sparking an unwanted blaze.3 Great Tips For Buying a Car Fire Extinguisher Online
A car fire extinguisher is one of the most useful accessories you can put inside your car. This type of fire extinguisher, which is a compact version of the same powder extinguisher installed in most offices and stores, is your best defense against a fire accident that can cause serious damage and injury. This extinguisher is actually also ideal to use for other types of vehicles such as vans, caravans, trucks, cabs, and boats.Women’s Rape Prevention Safety Tips
There are some basic steps that you can take to help lower your risk of falling victim to sexual attack. Some of these things you might already know but many women still ignore them because they have the “it won’t happen to me” mentality but sadly it can happen.The End of the World – Will it Happen in 2012?
There has been a lot of talk about the date December 21, 2012 lately, all centering on the possible end of the world as we know it. Television documentaries, the recent movie 2012, radio shows, numerous blogs, and a media buzzing with excitement have given some credence to the theory that a great cataclysmic event will occur at the end of 2012. With all the commotion, perhaps we should examine this prediction as well. Is there any validity to this claim, or is it just another doomsday scenario that will come and go with barely a whisper?Sanitary Drinking Water in Emergency Situations
Has the city where you live ever had a lock down? When this happens, it may end up limiting your supply of drinking water unless you happen to have some other outside source of water. Maybe you’ve felt the effects of an extended power outage and found yourself without any water at all if the outage lasted long enough. What would you do if one of these situations ever did happen to you?