Infrastructure Threats: Our Drinking Water

May 10, 2013 by  
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Infrastructure Threats: Our Drinking Water

We often talk about the importance of water, but one area that’s often overlooked is the safety of our water public supply. According to a number of studies you may have a very real reason to be concerned…

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The Importance of Starting an Emergency Fund

May 9, 2013 by  
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The Importance of Starting an Emergency Fund

An emergency fund is exactly what it sounds like; it’s a reserve of money that is set aside to insulate you from financial troubles. Life rarely goes as planned, it’s time to build your emergency fund….

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Power Outages: Preparing for Storm Related Outages

May 8, 2013 by  
Filed under Natural Disasters, Preparedness

Power Outages: Preparing for Storm Related Outages

Power Outages: every year millions of Americans experience them, yet most people are still surprisingly unprepared to deal with them. Are You Prepared for the coming Storm Season?

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Infrastructure Threats: Food Distribution Systems

May 6, 2013 by  
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Infrastructure Threats: Food Distribution Systems

Every time a natural disaster hits, we witness firsthand how vulnerable our system really is. During a major food crisis situation, there will be riots in the streets, and that’s probably majorly understating what will happen….

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Infrastructure Threats – Nation’s Roadways & Highways

May 3, 2013 by  
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Infrastructure Threats – Nation’s Roadways & Highways

When it comes to public safety threats, our roadways top the list of concerns. During times of mandatory evacuation, our highways are not setup to handle the overwhelming influx of traffic caused by an evacuation order…

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