The you-know-what can hit the fan when you least expect it to and having multiples of your most essential items will ensure you have all you need no matter where you are.
A cave may be something to use as a fallback retreat that may provide you and your family just what you need from either a temporary or a permanent perspective after the SHTF.
If the time comes when you have to shelter in place, these 15 critical planning tips could greatly increase your chance of surviving.
The lack of sanitation facilities following a major disaster can bring serious health risks.
In our newest Crash Course guide, we are placing focus on the issue of what happens after the disaster has passed – sanitation, medicinal emergencies and disaster-related diseases. Simply put, in order to truly live through the disaster, you must understand the dangers that lay in the aftermath. This week 2 guide will help you maneuver through these types of emergencies and prepare for them.
In the end, no matter how secure your fortress is, you may have to leave it for one reason or another.
To be prepared, and I mean fully prepared, requires planning, anticipating the worst-case scenario, and training for skill sets you will need while living through the event. You can’t just waltz into your local grocery store, grab some food, batteries, and water and then be done with it. You need to prioritize, plan, and prepare.
This is what is to be expected when so many people are hit with a rapid, far from equilibrium event.
While the hurricane itself is one of epic proportions, the aftermath could be just as bad. Knowing what to expect will help an already battered community prepare for the next set of challenges they face.