Prepare Your Home and Your Family for Extreme Weather
The weather seems to be changing and taking a turn for the extreme. This is a phenomenon that is relegated to this part of the world, but in fact is pretty observable throughout the planet. The times are really changing and we could say that in a very literal sense since it involves the weather conditions that can affect people’s everyday lives.Things To Consider In An Urban Survival Situation
In an urban survival situation you could be trapped in a building because of an earthquake or explosion. Are you prepared to deal with such a situation? The vast majority of use are not and do not give it much thought.Medical Supplies for Hurricane Preparedness
Preparing for a hurricane is something many individuals do every year. While excess food and water are necessities, one can never forget the importance of a first aid kit.Journey to the Off the Grid Life
Our journey to a lifestyle of living off the grid in Canada. We share our choice of a solar system along with the real life doing of every day chores in a small log cabin.Essential First Aid Kit Contents for a Disaster Situation
If you are ever in a life or death situation having a first aid kit will be very important. Knowing what to have in it to prepare for a bad situation is vital. This list may not be everything that you will need, but it will help.Beans Bullets and Band-Aids, The Survivalist Mantra.
Beans, bullets and band-aids is a very well known phrase around the survival and prepper community. This phrase encompasses the three main things we need to survive, but what are they?5 Tips For Preparing For An Emergency
Nobody likes to think about what would happen if ‘The Big One’ were to hit, or some other natural disaster. But, it’s a fact of life that we need to be prepared. Here are 5 tips to prepare for an emergency.Hurricane Sandy Has Shut Down State and Federal Governments – A Lot Of Help They Are?
It amazes me how much that people believe their government will protect them. Our government hasn’t done very well at protecting the American people. They failed to prevent 9/11 from happening, and our borders are leaking as drugs, coyotes, and who knows, probably terrorist cells have infiltrated as well. The government cannot stop a wild fire; they cannot stop a Hurricane or an Earthquake and certainly not a Tsunami. In fact, sometimes I think the Federal Government causes more problems, than they do helping anyone. Let’s talk.Preconfigured Emergency Preparedness Kits Vs. Homemade Kits
You may not give it much thought but preparing your emergency preparedness kits may be the next best thing to survival instincts. Emergency preparedness kits are your family’s only lifelines during an emergency situation or a natural disaster.5 Types of First Aid Courses
Most professions nowadays require employees to undertake a first aid course as part of their training. However, not all employees have to enroll in the same type of course, as different workplaces may have different first aid training requirements. Read below to find out more about the various types of first aid courses that exist, as well as who should participate in them.How to Survive If You’re in the Line of Gunfire
I was reading The Worst Case Scenario Handbook by Joshua Piven the other day and I discovered something I haven`t read in any other survival manual (at least as far as I remember). It was a chapter about survival when you’re being shot at. Very useful information, in my opinion.Emergency Survival Tips – How to Survive a Water Shortage
If our water supply were to become threatened or contaminated, would you be prepared? Do you have emergency water? Three days without water and your body begins to slowly shut down.The Christchurch Earthquakes
The New Zealand city of Christchurch was devastated by two severe earthquakes in 2011. The city will rise again but it will take time and lots of money before it returns to its former glory.Be Prepared for the Unexpected
In our ever changing world… it is always a good idea to prepare for an emergency. Shortly after a major disaster the usual services we take for granted, such as running water, refrigeration, and telephones, may not be available.9 Top Things You Learn In a First Aid Course
You probably already have some idea about what a first aid course can teach you, but if you are curious to find out more, following is a description of some of the most important things you can learn during a first aid course. Read more…