Staying Safe During an Earthquake

How to Prepare for Natural Disasters

Natural disasters can occur at any time. With some disasters we are given advance warnings whilst with others, there is little to no warning giving little time to react. You can’t wait for a disaster before you start to prepare as the time has already gone, the time to prepare is now. You must have a plan in place before the disaster strikes. Millions of people are affected every year due to natural disasters which…

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The Tokyo Disaster Guide

The Tokyo Disaster Guide

This massive, informative guide (340 pages) on survival basics from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government will teach you so much when it comes to surviving an earthquake and other disasters. Although this guide was designed for Japanese residents to prep for potential disasters hitting Tokyo, it offers universal things that you can do to stay safe in an emergency, wherever you are. The well-illustrated survival tips also cover basic first aid, emergency supplies, and clever uses….

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Responding During an Active Shooter Incident

Responding During an Active Shooter Incident

Active shooter incidents usually evolve very quickly and are unpredictable. They often look for “soft targets” – ones in which the shooter will not encounter a lot of resistance. They are not interested in negotiations, hostages, or even care about their own survival. All they care about is being remembered for killing as many people as they can before law enforcement arrives on the scene. Today we are going to take a look at three things: How…

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How to Survive a Riot

How to Protect Your Home From Looters

When a natural disaster of any kind threatens your area, you have the choice of hunkering down in place or getting out to safety. Either way, looting is likely going to be a concern. In most cases, looters are going to target businesses in order to do their “shopping”, however, some of them are going to be intent on stealing from residential areas. For this reason, you must be prepared to protect yourself, your family,…

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Avoid These 5 Prepping Mistakes

Avoid These 5 Prepping Mistakes

There is a lot of information out there that we need to learn but that also brings with it, lots of mistakes as part of the learning process. The main point of this guide is to show you 5 common mistakes that preppers make and how you can avoid making the same ones. Not Knowing How to Use Your Gear Having all the latest survival gear is all well and good but it is of…

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