Category Archives: Emergency Preparedness

  • David Adams Jan 31, 2018

    Should You Bug In or Bug Out?

    Should You Bug In or Bug Out?

    Anyone who wants to be prepared for when SHTF needs to address this question: should you bug in or bug out when SHTF? There’s no easy answer to this question because it depends on your circumstances and the nature and severity of the SHTF scenario. Rather than give you a single answer that might not… Read More

  • David Adams Jan 23, 2018

    What If SHTF While You’re Away from Home?

    What If SHTF While You’re Away from Home?

    It’s common for people today to travel, either for work or for pleasure. But the downside to traveling is that you can’t take all your preps with you. And depending on the reason for your trip, you might not have your family with you either. Some people consider travel the worst time for a SHTF… Read More

  • David Adams Jan 17, 2018

    Are You Prepared For a Disaster at Your Workplace?

    Are You Prepared For a Disaster at Your Workplace?

    Being prepared for a disaster means being prepared no matter where you are, not just at home. Most Americans spend most of their time at home, while the rest of their time is largely spent at work. The average American working 40 hours a week spends about 35% of their time at work. 35% is… Read More

  • David Adams Dec 26, 2017

    User Guide Instructions for the TACT Bivvy®

    User Guide Instructions for the TACT Bivvy®

    The TACT Bivvy® is a powerful survival tool that can save your life, even in below freezing conditions. However, to get the most out of your TACT Bivvy®, you need to use it properly. Even though the TACT Bivvy® is simple to use, there are some tips you should follow to use it to its… Read More

  • David Adams Dec 21, 2017

    Simple Steps for Selecting the Best Tactical Pants

    Simple Steps for Selecting the Best Tactical Pants

    If you think your regular pair of blue jeans is good enough for when SHTF, I’ve got bad news for you. Your regular pair of pants isn’t going to last long, and when they give out you’re going to be at a major disadvantage. When SHTF, jeans won’t cut it. You’ll need a good pair… Read More

  • David Adams Dec 13, 2017

    9 Ways to Survive a Winter Storm

    9 Ways to Survive a Winter Storm

    Winter is on its way, and some parts of the country have already had plenty of snowfall. Preppers living in areas that get lots of snow have a difficult challenge to face, because they need to prepare for winter storms. A winter storm could be as short as a day but have a devastating and… Read More

  • David Adams Nov 22, 2017

    How To Make Sure Water Doesn’t Ruin Your Preps

    How To Make Sure Water Doesn’t Ruin Your Preps

    There’s been quite a few hurricanes hitting the U.S. recently, and preppers in hurricane territory not only need to look out for themselves, but look out for their gear as well. As preppers, we tend to think about what gear we need to keep ourselves safe during a crisis, but one thing that usually gets… Read More

  • David Adams Nov 8, 2017

    The Best Fuels For Fire, Heat and Travel

    The Best Fuels For Fire, Heat and Travel

    Whether you plan on bugging out or bugging in when SHTF, you’re going to need fire and heat. Most of us use electricity right now, but what will you do when the power goes out? You should have at least a couple backup fuel sources for emergencies, but you might not know which ones to… Read More

  • David Adams Nov 7, 2017

    How To Fix Broken Bones In A Crisis

    How To Fix Broken Bones In A Crisis

    What would you do if you or a loved one broke a bone during a crisis? Most people might try to hastily set the bone in a panic, with the reasoning that it’s a serious medical situation that can’t afford to wait. It’s true that a broken bone is a serious problem, but many times… Read More

  • David Adams Oct 29, 2017

    3 Reasons Never To Perform Surgery In A Crisis

    3 Reasons Never To Perform Surgery In A Crisis

    What would you do if someone in your group needed surgery? If you think performing surgery on your own during a crisis is an option, think again. Surgery is risky enough during normal conditions, but lack of training and suitable supplies make surgery an even worse option during a survival scenario. If you attempt to… Read More

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