7 Essentials During a Power Outage

June 25, 2015 Rourke 2

by Lee Flynn The grid disruption database from Inside Energy compiled their data and found an average of 200 reported grid outages per year from 2010 to 2013. This numbers continues to increase. There is […]

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Preparing & Reacting To Riots

August 19, 2013 Rourke 8

by Irish-7, Editor at Large Considering the recent acquittal of George Zimmerman in the high profile case involving the SELF DEFENSE shooting of Trayvon Martin, I thought it would be beneficial to go over some safety […]

Essential Earthquake Survival Tips

May 11, 2012 Rourke 1

Essential Earthquake Survival Tips Earthquakes are one of the most devastating natural disasters out there, and they affect hundreds of thousands of people all around the world each and every year. They also sadly lead […]

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Fighting fire when the SHTF

April 30, 2012 Rourke 2

  By FireGrump   We often talk about all the things to do to prepare for the worst. Whether it’s eco-collapse, terrorism, natural catastrophe-whatever, we also have to think about protecting ourselves from fire. No, […]

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How to Survive an Earthquake

April 26, 2011 Rourke 4

Having grown up in Japan, I’d say that I’m more accustomed to earthquakes than the tornadoes we recently saw down here in Dixie.  Still, some readers surely reside in quake country and know the feeling […]