High Rise Building Evacuation During a Fire

High Rise Building Evacuation During a Fire

We are all told that we should evacuate a building as soon as possible when a fire alarm system is activated, but many people still have questions about building evacuation, especially when it comes to high rise buildings. For instance, do occupants in high-rise buildings have a different procedure than those in smaller office buildings? Read on for the correct procedures for high rise building evacuation. Depending on the building, some high-rise commercial buildings can hold…

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How to Use a Compass

Many people do not ever bother to learn how to use a compass. They seem to think that it is pointless in our age of technology. After all, we have GPS devices that can do the same work with less effort. If you spend any amount of time in the wilderness, learning how to correctly use a compass is anything but pointless. That fancy GPS or phone that you rely on could just as easily…

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How to Survive a Snake Bite

How to Survive a Snake Bite

Snake bites are pretty rare but they can be a serious threat for anybody that spends time in the wilderness. It is important that you take all the necessary precautions to avoid the risk of snake bites in the first place, but should you get bitten, you should follow the tips below. How To Prevent A Snake Bite Before heading out you should take the time to learn everything you can about the environment. This…

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How to Fix Broken Tent Poles

If you know that your tent poles are in need of repair, don’t put it off until just before your next camping trip, the time to fix those broken tent poles is now. Fibre glass tent poles are pretty resistant to a certain amount of stress and strain and will bend and twist a lot before they break, but in certain bad weather conditions, sections of poles will break. If a few sections go it…

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biolite solarhome 620

Introducing the BioLite SolarHome 620

BioLite have been at it again in there mission to bring energy everywhere with revolutionary products that transform the way we cook, charge and light our lives off the grid. This time it is with the BioLite SolarHome 620. The BioLite SolarHome 620 provides enough power for lights, charging of your devices, radio and music by harnessing the sun’s rays. For some regions, this may be a game changer, but it’s not without its uses…

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