Tag Archives: Preparedness

The Mighty Road Atlas and Trip Essentials – Gear Tasting Radio 68

Road trips are an American pastime and this week on Gear Tasting Radio, we discuss the power of having a… View Article

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False Alarm: Why the Missile Alert in Hawaii was a Stark Reminder of the Not So Distant Past

As traumatizing as it must have been to go through the recent events in Hawaii, it’s an stark reminder of… View Article

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Fire in the Hole! How To Conduct a Personal Fire Safety Survey

It happens. You’re more likely to die in a fire here in the United States, than any other industrialized nation…. 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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My ITS Story: A Mental and Physical Journey Towards Success

While I know many ITS followers and members have a story of their own, today I’d like to share the incredible role… View Article

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Building a Bolt Bag: Being Prepared to Go At Any Moment

Fresh off the heels of ITS Muster IV, I’ve taken some of what I learned on building a Bolt Bag… View Article

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Making Cents: How to Develop Your Financial Preparedness Skill-Set

As most of you know, we believe in being prepared here at ITS. From knowing how to tie knots, build… View Article

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Don’t Be an EDC Troll: Carry What You Need to Prevail

There’s something to preparing for having nothing, but carrying everything you need. People often criticize those that carry a lot… View Article

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The Best Way Out is Always Through: Lessons Learned On the Road

Operating on a recommendation from another couple that had recently passed through Jackson, WY we bouncily climbed dirt roads in… View Article

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