How to Make a Paracord Rock Sling

A rock sling is a simple yet effective weapon and you are going to see how to make your own from nothing but some . Don’t let the design fool you as this is a really simple project once you get started. Using the rock sling will take a little more practice in order to get accurate with it but please do so responsibly as this is a much more powerful tool than you may…

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How to Survive a Carjacking

Carjacking is the word used to describe an incident in which a person uses the threat of bodily harm to force a victim to give up their vehicle. Carjacking may be committed in conjunction with kidnapping, when a passenger or driver in the car is taken along with the vehicle. The best way of protecting yourself is by understanding and becoming familiar with the methods, ruses, and locations that are commonly used by carjackers. Is…

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How to Use an EpiPen Auto Injector

An epinephrine injection (EpiPen) is used to treat severe allergic reactions to insect stings or bites, foods, drugs, and other allergens. It works by narrowing the blood vessels and opening airways in the lungs. An EpiPen auto-injector is a device that has a syringe and needle that can inject a single dose of epinephrine. It is a disposable single-use system. Signs and Symptoms of Anaphylaxis Symptoms of Anaphylaxis will usually display within minutes of exposure, but there can…

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How do You Survive a Flash Flood?

In the earlier days of UK Survival Guides we wrote a guide for preparing for a flood. Today we want to take a look at flash floods and more importantly, how to survive a flash flood. The dangerous thing about flash floods over normal flooding is the speed at which the waters build. There can be little to no warning at all in some cases.  What is a Flash Flood? A flash flood is a…

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Top Wilderness Survival Tips

Today, we are so used to being able to do anything that we need to at the touch of a button. What happens when you’re lost, stranded, or injured? What happens when you need help with no modern technology at hand? Do you have the basic skills that are necessary to stay alive long enough to get to safety in the wilderness? One big problem with survival tips is that many people still believe a…

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