Food is expensive. And prices seem to go up on a daily basis. While many people understand the important of having a viable food storage plan as part of their overall survival strategy, money, or the lack thereof, is often a big consideration.
Part 2 takes a “Deep Dive” into the technical details required to attain the highest degree of RELIABILITY from your generator system. The vast majority of service calls for generator failures that we receive during power outages are for generator systems that were poorly installed and/or poorly maintained.
Have you thought about the answer to this question and how your family will survive the next time your electrical utility service is interrupted? Electrical outages can range in length from a few hours to several days or even weeks at a time.
Water is a top priority, second only to security. There are exceptions, but most people will not survive for more than 3 days without fresh, clean drinking water. After a disaster the public water supply may be unsafe, or completely unavailable. You need to stay hydrated to maintain your ability to function; climate, environment and heavy […]
“A self-rescue can be as simple as opening a door and walking out of a dangerous area, or as complicated and dangerous, as having to dig, pry or smash our way out of a damaged structure.” In the August 2014 issue of S.W.A.T. Magazine, I discuss self-rescue and emergency evacuation tools, and why we all need to be prepared for this possibility.
Disease-producing biological agents are among the most feared weapons. Terrorism is the use of violence and threats to frighten, intimidate and coerce people and governments. Combine the two and you get one of the most powerful and feared instruments of death and destruction. In the Summer Issue of OffGrid Magazine, I show you how to prepare for the unthinkable, and how to increase your chances for survival in what can only be described as our worse nightmare scenario.
The Summer of Survival continues! Last night was my presentation on Urban Survival, but if you missed it don’t worry, you still have time. Registration is free and there’s lots more to come. (12 weeks, 24 webinars, and 36 hours of advanced online survival training.)
“Top Ten Most Neglected Preps – Forget and Regret. (S.W.A.T. Magazine) Ever have a nagging feeling that you’ve forgotten something important? Most of the time it’s just some trivial detail, you eventually remember, and life goes on.
Cindy Thompson and her team at Life Changes Be Ready (LCBR) are at it again. For those of you who may not be familiar with Cindy and LCBR, these guys are on the cutting-edge when it comes to preparedness education and training.
“Apocalypse Fever” Stay Cool When Disaster Strikes. (S.W.A.T. Magazine) During a disaster is no time to go to pieces – Having the proper mindset and staying calm will often make all the difference.