Every branch of the US Military has their own version of a military survival kit based primarily on what conditions will be encountered. An airman, for instance will be in need of a much different survival kit than a Coast Guard shipman. Thanks to establishments such as army surplus stores, military survival kits and gear are commercially available to the general consumer. The … [Read more...] about Military Survival Kits: Survive Like the Soldiers
Introduction Though major hurricanes are not guaranteed to hit U.S. landfall every year a hurricane survival kit is a necessary part of life for the southern and eastern states where hurricanes strike. Hurricanes are vicious storms producing winds between 100-150 miles per hour, with gusts exceeding 200 miles per hour. These massive storms can produce storm surges ranging from … [Read more...] about Hurricane Survival Kits: Be Prepared for the Big Storm!
Parents pride themselves on keeping themselves prepared for the unexpected, and one of the ways to accomplish this is by purchasing or assembling a home survival kit. Home survival kits can lessen the severity of an emergency situation in the event of loss of power, gas, water or heat. Though few people likely think of camping out in their own living room, disasters (natural … [Read more...] about Home Survival Kits: Are You Ready for Emergencies at Home?
Gift survival kits are a new twist on the traditional form of care packages. Gift survival kits are custom gifts designed to be personalized to the recipient according to his or her station in life. These kits can be oriented toward career or personal circumstances and are a great way to flex your creative muscle and show someone you care. Gift survival kits can be … [Read more...] about Gift Survival Kits: Give the Gift That Saves!
Prepare yourself for both the best and the worst that life has to offer with an emergency preparedness kit. Whether an act of nature or an act of chance disaster is poised to strike the prepared and unprepared alike. Prior proper planning can avoid serious consequences down the road. Whether purchasing a preassembled emergency preparedness kit, assembling your own, or modifying … [Read more...] about Emergency Preparedness Kit: Are You Ready?