Category: Ready.gov

SurvivalRing Radio Talk -Survival, Preparedness, and Self Reliance – 02/10/2017

Here’s today’s episode of SurvivalRing Radio. Today’s Topic?  The Basics of Self Defense Techniques, What a nuclear attack on the USA might look like, FREE fallout shelter plans, putting in your own well, News & more…all things you need to consider in building YOUR situational awareness lifestyle. http://www.freedomizerradio.com/blog/2017/02/survivalring-radio-talk-survival-preparedness-self-reliance-02102017/ Survival…what it takes, what you need, and how to become […]

NPC: National Preparedness Community Winter Storm Preparedness

View as web page January 23, 2015 The National Preparedness Community The Winter Weather Preparedness Social Media Content Toolkit is now available!  Inside the toolkit, you’ll find content to help you promote winter weather preparedness through your social media channels, including: Winter weather Tweets and Facebook posts. Tips on how to organize a Twitter chat. […]

READY.GOV: When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors! The Importance of Lightning Safety

Summer is the peak season for one of the nation’s deadliest weather phenomena–lightning. Though lightning strikes peak in summer, people are struck year round. In the United States, an average of 51 people are killed each year by lightning, and hundreds more are severely injured. While lightning fatalities have decreased over the past 30 years, lightning […]

TIPS: Tornado Season is here, and you need to be ready…here’s how…

From Ready.Gov… Tornadoes are nature’s most violent storms. Spawned from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause fatalities and devastate a neighborhood in seconds. A tornado appears as a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud that extends from a thunderstorm to the ground with whirling winds that can reach 300 miles per hour. Damage paths can be in excess of […]

READY.GOV: Severe Weather Preparedness Week: Tornadoes

      View as web page March 5, 2013 The National Preparedness Community   Severe Weather Preparedness Week: Tornadoes In May 2013, a tornado devastated much of the City of Moore, OK. Despite the destruction happening around them the employees of Tinker Federal Credit Union had peace of mind due to their Emergency Response Plan. These men […]

DISASTER: FEMA Enlists Designers to Rethink Disaster Relief

Source: wired.com By: KYLE VANHEMERT Posted on: 02.06.14 A scene from Frog’s post-Sandy workshop. Image: Frog In late October of 2012, as Hurricane Sandy was bearing down on the eastern seaboard, some important members of the Federal Emergency Management Agency were toying with an idea that was a little bit unusual, at least for members of a government agency […]