Tag Archives: Disaster

Emergency Gear Storage Locations – Gear Tasting Radio 87

Having your emergency gear close by saves time and possibly lives. This week on Gear Tasting Radio, we discuss the… View Article

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Ride the Wave with the Limited Edition Black Wave OSS Tradecraft Toolset

Now available for a limited time, the Black Wave Edition of the OSS Tradecraft Toolset features five great entry/escape tools in a… View Article

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Putting Your Life in One Bag

How much of your life could you fit into a bag? With hurricane season upon us and a storm headed… View Article

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Lessons Learned as a First Responder to Hurricane Harvey

Late Sunday evening, we drove south down an eerily empty highway. While one wouldn’t expect much traffic in north Houston… View Article

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Real Life Survival: One Family’s Experience with Disaster when the Floods Came

First I want to say that this isn’t a commentary on paranoia, it’s just an account of realism. There are many… View Article

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SITREP 07: Earthquake in Italy // NASA Finds Lost Spacecraft // North Korea Launches Submarine Missile

At least 73 people have been reported dead and dozens more reported missing after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake and its… View Article

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Cover vs. Concealment: Don’t Let Cover Become Your Coffin

Asking for definitions of the word “cover” have more often than not, resulted in visceral responses of solid, robust and… View Article

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Disaster in the Heartland: Ways You Can Help Americans in Need

Hundreds of homes have been destroyed and lives have been lost in the wake of a tornado outbreak that hit… View Article

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Lockdown: What to Do After Locking the Doors

“Get inside and lock your doors!” There is a new word creeping into our vernacular: LOCKDOWN. Some call it “shelter… View Article

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Filter Water Easily with the Lightweight and Simple Sawyer Squeeze

A couple of years ago, I started looking for a water filter to use while hiking in the backcountry of… View Article

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