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Stay Safe this Labor Day Weekend

Many people will be taking road trips, spending time at the beach, and having cookouts this weekend. The American Red Cross offers safety tips to help everyone have a safe and enjoyable time. 250 more words


What's the (next) Big Idea in Emergency Management?

Innovation.  It seems to be what everyone clamors for.  In emergency management we see people striving for it across the board: in government and in education we try to build the better emergency management mouse trap.  608 more words

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Being Prepared 221 Miles Offshore

Many types of emergencies can occur on an offshore oil rig, which is why Dan Workman’s employer requires him to be CPR and First Aid certified. 159 more words

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A few words on the reasons we all need to do more PT

I just returned last evening from a 5 day camping trip. This was not at a campground,it was just on a piece of property on which I am given written permission to hunt,fish,camp,and target shoot on. 905 more words


Survival Landscaping Part 2: Barbed Wire

By Bev Sandlin, Fillmore County Master Gardener

Whether you are bugging in or bugging out to a retreat location, barbed wire may be your most inexpensive perimeter barrier and warning system of an impending breach if you attach simple bells to the wire. 565 more words


Prepping Scenarios, And Reasons Why Preppers Prep

By Ken Jorgustin – Modern Survival Blog

Why do I prep? It’s simple really; for me, it’s just logical, and makes good common sense. Being prepared. 249 more words