Survival Planning For A Power Grid Failure – Check Your Survival Gear

 

Another example of a green level event is a blackout.  Blackouts can happen at anytime and anywhere.  The information provided in this blog post will just go to re-enforce that survival planning for emergency situations is important.  Having backup food stores and extra water on hand for your survival needs can go a very long way when the grid goes down.  So read this interesting blog and then go back and check your current survival gear supplies.  It’s funny sometimes how reading an article such as this can make you think about things you can do to make yourself better prepared.

Without a doubt one of the weakest points in our country’s infrastructure are the power grids. Continue reading “Survival Planning For A Power Grid Failure – Check Your Survival Gear”

Preparing For A Green Level Disaster Event – Part Two

 

In Part One of this two part blog the things discussed for preparing to survive a green level disaster situation was water, food, and shelter.  In part two the topics will be geared towards first-aid kits and miscellaneous items that can be part of your survival gear.

First Aid Kits

Preparing for any survival situation should include a good first aid kit.  You certainly will want to have a personal first aid kit in your bug out bag, but you will also want to have a slightly larger kit for Continue reading “Preparing For A Green Level Disaster Event – Part Two”

Survival Gear – Basic Three Day Emergency Survival Kit

 

The first thing to consider when putting together a survival kit is where you live and what types of natural survival events are you likely to face.  Somebody living where ice storms are common may have different needs than somebody who lives in the southwestern deserts.  But there are always a few things that are a must for consideration, and they are water, food, clothing, shelter and first aid.  This blog will only be covering the basic fundamentals of what you will need.  However, just by having an emergency survival kit will place you in Continue reading “Survival Gear – Basic Three Day Emergency Survival Kit”