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Top First-Aid Skills & Resources for Treating Medial Emergencies during a Disaster Top First-Aid Skills & Resources for Treating Medial Emergencies during a Disaster

Basic first-aid skills are something that everyone should know. While nothing can replace hands-on training, the following resource and videos cover the essential life-saving skills you need to respond to a wide range of medical emergencies.

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Benchmade 162 Bushcrafter Knife Review Benchmade 162 Bushcrafter Knife Review

A review of the 162 Bushcrafter, Benchmade’s first foray into the Bushcraft knife market.

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Mindful Preparation: Surviving Traumatic Events starts with Developing the Right Mindset Mindful Preparation: Surviving Traumatic Events starts with Developing the Right Mindset

The will to survive is probably the single most important aspect of surviving a traumatic event. I can’t stress how important mental preparedness is for surviving crisis situations. Here is how you can develop a Survival Mindset.

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Urban Survival

Protecting yourself from Attacks on our Power Grid: Urban Centers will become Death Traps Protecting yourself from Attacks on our Power Grid: Urban Centers will become Death Traps

For years we have been talking about how vulnerable our nation’s power grid is... 

Urban Survival Sanitation – Items you should stockpile: Urban Survival Sanitation – Items you should stockpile:

When planning to survive in an Urban Survival situation, one thing that’s often... 

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Wilderness Survival

Benchmade 162 Bushcrafter Knife Review Benchmade 162 Bushcrafter Knife Review

The 162 Bushcrafter is Benchmade’s first real Bushcrafting knife. Bushcraft, for... 

Survival Training Survival Training

You’ve got your guns. Your pantry is stocked full of food. You’ve got... 

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Preparedness

Top First-Aid Skills & Resources for Treating Medial Emergencies during a Disaster Top First-Aid Skills & Resources for Treating Medial Emergencies during a Disaster

Basic first-aid skills are something that everyone should know. While nothing can replace hands-on training, the following resource and videos cover the essential life-saving skills you need to respond to a wide range of medical emergencies.

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Mindful Preparation: Surviving Traumatic Events starts with Developing the Right Mindset Mindful Preparation: Surviving Traumatic Events starts with Developing the Right Mindset

The will to survive is probably the single most important aspect of surviving a traumatic event. I can’t stress how important mental preparedness is for surviving crisis situations. Here is how you can develop a Survival Mindset.

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Survival Skills

Top First-Aid Skills & Resources for Treating Medial Emergencies during a Disaster Top First-Aid Skills & Resources for Treating Medial Emergencies during a Disaster

Basic first-aid skills are something that everyone should know. While nothing can replace hands-on training, the following resource and videos cover the essential life-saving skills you need to respond to a wide range of medical emergencies.

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Emergency Cooking Methods: Cooking with a Thermos Emergency Cooking Methods: Cooking with a Thermos

Preparedness Tips – How to save fuel and cook meals with a thermos during an emergency where power and fuel may be hard to come by….

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Emergency Communications

Emergency Communications When TSHTF Emergency Communications When TSHTF

As I learned from working in the areas ravaged by Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, Gustav,... 

Emergency Communication: Are You Prepared to Make Contact During a Disaster? Emergency Communication: Are You Prepared to Make Contact During a Disaster?

Emergency Communication is probably one of the least talked about aspects of preparedness,... 

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Tactical & Self Defense

Dorm Room Preparedness: How to be prepared while away at college Dorm Room Preparedness: How to be prepared while away at college

Unfortunately preparedness is not something a lot of college age people think about;... 

Close Quarter Attacks: Gun vs Knife – Why you need to rethink your Defensive Strategies Close Quarter Attacks: Gun vs Knife – Why you need to rethink your Defensive Strategies

I’m a big proponent of the second amendment, but I’m also a realist and understand... 

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Survivalism

Mindful Preparation: Surviving Traumatic Events starts with Developing the Right Mindset Mindful Preparation: Surviving Traumatic Events starts with Developing the Right Mindset

The will to survive is probably the single most important aspect of surviving a traumatic event. I can’t stress how important mental preparedness is for surviving crisis situations. Here is how you can develop a Survival Mindset.

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Preparedness & Fear: Prepping without giving into Fear Preparedness & Fear: Prepping without giving into Fear

Removing the effects of Fear from disasters and crisis situations. During a disaster, it’s those who prepared that are going to have the least amount to worry about….

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Fishing, Hunting & Trapping

Basic Hunting Skills – Preparing for the Hunt Basic Hunting Skills – Preparing for the Hunt

Preparedness minded people often do very well with hunting, that’s because... 

Hunting Safety: Tips for being a Safe Hunter Hunting Safety: Tips for being a Safe Hunter

When talking about safety in relation to hunting, the first place we obviously have... 

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Bugging Out

Urban Prison Camps: Are Urban Cities Survival Deathtraps Urban Prison Camps: Are Urban Cities Survival Deathtraps

Many of this country’s most populated cities are deathtraps, in that during an... 

Bugging In vs Bugging Out: Have you Planned for Both Options? Bugging In vs Bugging Out: Have you Planned for Both Options?

One of the most commonly asked questions that I receive has to do with the topic... 

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Threat Watch

Dorm Room Preparedness: How to be prepared while away at college Dorm Room Preparedness: How to be prepared while away at college

College can present a number of safety concerns and preparedness challenges; find out what you can do to protect yourself from threats and crisis situations while away at school.

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Protecting yourself from Attacks on our Power Grid: Urban Centers will become Death Traps Protecting yourself from Attacks on our Power Grid: Urban Centers will become Death Traps

Our nation’s power grid is incredibly vulnerable to attack, and because of our total dependency on critical infrastructure an attack would spell disaster for those in large urban centers…

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Survival Gear

Benchmade 162 Bushcrafter Knife Review Benchmade 162 Bushcrafter Knife Review

A review of the 162 Bushcrafter, Benchmade’s first foray into the Bushcraft knife market.

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OffGridSurvival’s New Book, The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide is Available for Pre-Order OffGridSurvival’s New Book, The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide is Available for Pre-Order

To all the Off Grid Survival fans, My New Book, The Ultimate Situational Survival Guide is Available for Pre-Order. It’s packed full of essential tactics and step-by-step instructions for surviving real-world 21st century threats.

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