Category: Emergency

THE FAMILY STORM SHELTER – The First Rule of SAFETY

By Rich Fleetwood – Founder/Director of SurvivalRing.org Written 6/19/14 BASIC SAFE SHELTER This article starts with a very recent event…Friday, June 6th to be precise. It involves tornadoes, super cells, hail and dangerous lightning, and shelter…or lack thereof. It involves my only daughter and her two small children, alone and home in the middle of […]

COOKING: Build a better, improved concrete block rocket stove from recycled or salvaged materials

Source: survivalcommonsense.com By: Leon Pantenburg Posted on: April 30th, 2014 [ In the aftermath of a disaster, such as a tornado, purifying drinking water may be a priority. The quickest, safest method could be boiling. Here’s how to make an effective stove out of salvaged materials. The tornado (or some other natural disaster) passed, and you’re thankful to […]

THREATS: An Update on E.M.P. – Electro-Magnetic Pulse Attacks, online resources, and the FACTS

This evening, I was going to share a post from the OffTheGrid.com website, called “Electro Magnetic Pulse“. The article was a repost, sourced from the author and science fiction writer Duncan Long, written by him in 1989…a period in which he wrote several survival genre books. Well, since Duncan is a friend of mine on […]

GEAR: Survival Situation? 5 Items to Include in Your Prepper Car Kit

Source: edthatmatters.com By: Todd Sepulveda Posted on: April 4th, 2014 Todd’s Note: This guest post discusses keeping and maintaining a car kit.  This is a good idea for every vehicle that you own.  After reading these ideas, what would you add?  What do you carry in your vehicle? You’ve done the research, made a plan and stocked up on […]

RESOURCES: Prepping – The Right Vehicle

Source: vigilprudence.com By: PRUDENCE  Posted on: JANUARY 14, 2014 < p>So many people are focused on their vehicle.  For many it is a status symbol.  Most people have some form of car payment. (side note, did you know the average car payment in America is $475/mo) So few however think about their vehicle when it comes to survival in […]

THREATS: Top five global health threats for 2014…and more

Source: govdelivery.com By: EMR-ISAC Posted on: March 6, 2014 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the top five global health threats for 2014 as: 1. The emergence and spread of new microbes;  2. The globalization of travel and food supply;  3. The rise of drug-resistant pathogens;  4. The acceleration of biological science capabilities […]