Category: Fallout Shelter Program

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. Survival…what it takes, what you need, and how to become […]

SHELTER: How Fallout Shelters Work

Source: By: John Fuller Posted on: 13 February 2014 Citation: Fuller, John.  “How Fallout Shelters Work”  07 April 2008.  After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the fear of all-out nuclear war between the United States and Russia mostly faded away. The Cold War had made American citizens constantly aware of the p­ossibility of an […]

DHS SCENARIO: Scenario #1- Nuclear Detonation , A 10-Kiloton Improvised Nuclear Device

Source: By: Global Security Posted on: Feb. 10, 2014 Homeland Security Planning Scenarios Scenario 1: Nuclear Detonation – 10-Kiloton Improvised Nuclear Device Summary  Casualties Can vary widely Infrastructure Damage Total within radius of 0.5 to 1.0 mile Evacuations/Displaced Persons 450,000 or more Contamination Approximately 3,000 square miles Economic Impact Hundreds of billions of dollars Potential […]

How-To: Nuclear Attack Aftermath: Make Haste to a Fallout Shelter

By Laura Poppick, Staff Writer @   |   January 14, 2014 07:00pm ET Original Source: People living within about 20 miles (32 kilometers) of a small-scale nuclear attack have up to half an hour to  seek out adequate shelter safely, as long as travel time to that shelter is no more than 15 […]

News: Steuart Pittman, designer of fallout-shelter program at peak of Cold War, dies at 93

Steuart Pittman, designer of fallout-shelter program at peak of Cold War, dies at 93  (via By Emily Langer, Published: February 14[br] Steuart L. Pittman, the chief of President John F. Kennedy’s civil defense program who marshaled a national effort at the height of the Cold War to organize the massive — and now largely forgotten — system […]