Stop Thinking Someone’s Going To Rescue You

Stop Thinking Someone’s Going To Rescue You

What Interstate 95 looks like on Tuesday morning with drivers trapped for hours. (Courtesy NBC Washington) Dawn comes this day with thousands of drivers trapped in freezing temperatures on I-95 in Virginia. A number of circumstances collided to produce this; one of...

The Hillsborough Soccer Crush

Hillsborough Soccer Crush This is excerpted from The Green Beret Guide to Seven Great Disasters “There was no organised response there at all… There was nobody in charge, no plan, no organisation at all… There was no resuscitation equipment there…...
Crowd Crush is not a Stampede—Understand the Danger

Crowd Crush is not a Stampede—Understand the Danger

Hillsborough Disaster A recent tragic event at a concern in Houston bring home the danger of being in a crowd. People want to blame those who were there, but I reality, crowd crush kills people who no longer have control over their situation. I researched a terrible...
The Most Important Preparation Asset: Knowledge

The Most Important Preparation Asset: Knowledge

Survival Library When discussing preparation, a key element that is overlooked is knowledge. Knowledge is invaluable. We simply can’t be experts on everything from first aid to farming to animal husbandry to metalworking. Others can help show the way. A sustainment...