Description : This book is part of the "Hurricane Tolerant Community" (HTC) series. The guide is based on everyone's need for sound hurricane planning with an emphasis on reducing losses to individuals and communities. The chapters are geared to providing hurricane mitigation knowledge to empower homeowners, professional individuals, organizations and communities. This book is designed to make you think about your house and location in relationship to a hurricane event. Hopefully, the book will prompt you to act in developing a hurricane survival plan. The expectation is for each participant to develop a proactive role in planning for a hurricane event.
Description : Since 1980, weather-related disasters have caused just over 618,200 fatalities and cost a total of $1.3 trillion. Between the 1980s and he 1990s, weather fatalities jumped over 60 percent. Hurricanes Tornadoes Floods Blizzards Lightning Hailstorms Be prepared for weather disasters no matter where you live. The Ultimate Storm Survival Handbook gives you all the information you need to be prepared for the storms in your area. Along with clear instructions on preparing before a storm, the book also contains helpful, quick reference checklists for each storm. Before-the-storm preparedness instructions include: creating a plan for family survival securing your home and taking inventory caring for your pets familiarizing yourself with your area's storms and storm safety knowing what the warnings mean planning for the infirm and elderly Also includes: survival kit guidelines emergency preparedness checklists weather and strom preparation Web sites
Description : Argues that the President's economic policy will lead the country to economic ruin and outlines a plan for monetary success and avoiding a bad financial fate during the crisis.
Description : It is vital for every person to know how they can survive different situations and save themselves from the catastrophe of any kind You will learn in this book: -Ways to survive when you are caught up in a dangerous situation -How you can escape an impending disaster, without the suffering of your family -How to plan for any eventuality just in case it may come to pass or happen -Best possible ways to prepare and stock supplies for the unknown future -Different situations that you can survive easily with only adherence to safety regulations and procedures -Strategies that you can use to survive a difficult situation and overcome it -The kind of tools and equipment that you should always have to escape in an emergency This book also offers - The types of shelters that you and your family can use to protect yourselves against storm and any other danger, ways of ensuring that you take good care of your family as you stockpile for unforeseen disaster, how to signal your location in case you have been caught up in an emergency or storm, and you require immediate help, how to prepare fire using other tools other that the regular match sticks and others, best ways to keep yourself surviving in a difficult situation and how being calm can help you to survive a disaster like a storm
Description : "Prepping: The Ultimate Survival Guide" is a great way to help the novice to be prepared for an emergency. The ultimate prepper need not have this guide as they will already be prepared for any disaster. This guide will be for the individual that wants to learn how to start getting things prepared in case something happens. Some people are of the opinion that a prepper is extreme but in the long run it does pay to be prepared in the eventuality that there is an emergency and you may need to evacuate in a hurry. The book is also ideal to help the reader to learn how to put a first aid kit together and how to prepare things for persons that may need to have medications or those that have special needs.
Description : A Wealth of Information on Being Prepared for Any Contingency or Catastrophe This is the definitive survival guide and essential resource for all travelers, campers, hikers, and outdoor adventurers. Already a worldwide million-copy bestseller, The Ultimate Survival Guide covers everything from basic first aid to disaster preparedness, from setting up camp to making it through a hurricane -- an absolute must-have volume for anyone who has ever placed him or herself at the mercy of Mother Nature. What to pack, carry, and wear in hostile environments First aid and rescue Finding food, water, shelter, and making fire Dealing with wild animals, snake bites, and fierce climatic hazards Surviving flood, avalanche, tornado, and other violent natural catastrophes Fully illustrated and easy to use
Description : Do you know how to fight off an alligator? Throw a four-seam fastball? Mix the perfect martini? How about Ben Franklin’s 13 Rules of Improvement? Learn all this and more in the new expanded paperback edition of Frank Miniter’s New York Times bestseller The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide. Broken into seven sections—survivor, provider, athlete, hero,romantic, cultured man, and philosopher—Miniter teaches guys the skills,attitudes, and philosophies they need to be the ultimate man.
Description : Blood clots on airline flights? Getting a sunburn in only seven minutes? Balls of lightning moving through your window? Waves on the beach as tall as a two-story building? Volcanoes in your own backyard? Shark attacks? IsnÆt anything safe anymore? A ParanoidÆs Ultimate Survival Guide is now here to help you decide. This entertaining book enlightens the reader to the hidden (and sometimes not-so-hidden) dangers of our worldùfrom whatÆs lurking at your next picnic or on a kitchen sponge to bad bullfrogs and the dangers of burning backyard barrels. It offers the reader explanations of what we hear on the news, such as Lyme or LegionnaireÆs diseases; it examines all aspects of our daily lives, from our bathrooms to the places we vacation; and it touches on the bizarre, but scientifically studied, dangers from: dust mites to meteorites tsunamis to ticks killer clouds to jellyfish and solar flares to salmonella. These hazards are scientifically backed with recent researchùsome well known, some cutting edge. And most of them are not just remote possibilities but things we encounter everyday. The authors do more than just list the possible dangers we all face in and outside our home. They also help the reader judge the severity of these lurking threats and offer suggested remedies and solutions. A concluding chapter is devoted to resources on the Web that will bring you up to date on what is known about each hazard. If youÆre feeling paranoid, A ParanoidÆs Ultimate Survival Guide will show you why you have good reason to feel the way you do, and teach you how to cope with the very real threats around us. As your mother warned you, even paranoids have enemies.