Emergency Preparedness is a very important focus for many people, and not so important to others. If one is thinking of some sort of emergency preparedness and just doesn't know where to start, it will take a bit of research. It will depend on how extensive one wants to be prepared. Does one want the bare essentials, flash light, batteries,
As we move into the month of June and another week (National Hurricane Preparedness Week) has highlighted emergency preparedness in North America, I would like to start by introducing a new innovative product hitting the markets.This is absolutely jaw dropping... Seismic wallpaper! A glass fibre fabric that combines with a special adhesive giving both strength and stability to masonry. The product
A bug out bag is a bag that is meant to contain items that one can survive on for at least 72 hours. Such bags come in handy in the event of a natural disaster or even breakdown in law and order. While packing a bug out bag takes a fair bit of work for the person who has never
As we move into the last week of May with Emergency Preparedness Week in our rear view mirror, we build on the awareness that the week has afforded us and kick off with a website that is getting lots of press.The 40 Days and 40 Nights training course by AbsoluteRights.com shares the expert techniques for preparing everything needed for a full-scale disaster recovery. Their
Being prepared for an emergency can make the experience less difficult to deal with. Heavy snowstorms may keep you homebound for several days. High winds can knock out electric power and this can take several days for repair. A basic survival kit is easy to put together and it can be designed around your personal needs. Consider the types of
How awesome is a "Zombie Preparedness Week"? Emergency Info BC has been busy and active with their Zombie Tips video series. They tweet under the handle @EmergencyInfoBC and provide updates on Earthquakes, Floods, Wildfires and other natural disasters that are occurring. This weeks tweets have included links to their Zombie videos that are humorous and have attracted widespread media attention.The opening video was this Zombie
This weeks roundup includes a cute video, a mouthwatering burger recipe and another City highlighting Emergency Preparedness Week.The first item is a video titled "My Family's Be Prepared Tale" produced for Emergency Preparedness Week by the Province of Ontario's Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. Cute video voiced over by a little girl. Being prepared gives your loved ones the
People who receive preparedness gifts are always grateful for the thought and insight that went into the purchase. Preparedness gifts are greatly appreciated and extremly useful too. Why not consider giving your friends and loved ones items that can benefit them immensely when needed.