You’ve got food, water, 1st aid, security, self-defense and a killer BOB. But is that enough? It’s a great start, but if you want to give yourself every possible advantage you can’t neglect the human element. In this article I tackle those tricky issues that usually arise when groups of people are forced to coexist within a confined area for an extended period of time. I call it CQE or Close Quarter Etiquette.
“CQE requires establishing and respecting boundaries, observing proper sanitation/hygiene and safety procedures, employing stress-management skills, and showing consideration and respect for others.”
At first glance it may seem like a whole lot of “touchy/feely” stuff, but it’s all about practical survival and the skills you’ll need to navigate some very difficult situations.
Read the full article in Issue 20, on-sale now. Don’t miss out! And check out the Recoil-Offgrid website https://www.offgridweb.com/survival/close-quarter-etiquette/
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