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What Goes Into an Emergency Preparedness Kit for Short Term Disasters?

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Emergencies can be classified as either short or long term. You may deal with short-term emergencies – such as losing power for a day or having a health emergency. These usually pass fairly quickly. But when something causes a short term emergency, unless you’re prepared, you could find yourself in a bind, putting yourself and […]

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What Could Contain in a Survival Kit?

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A survival kit may refer to a package that can contain the supplies and basic materials to aid an individual to survival in the event of an emergency situation. This kit is mostly referred to as a load used by the armed forces to house the needed supplies such as food, shelter and other necessary […]

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Home Made or Retailed Emergency Preparedness Kits?

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You may not give it much weight or importance but preparing or putting up your emergency preparedness kits is the next best thing to survival instincts. Emergency preparedness kits could be yours and your family’s only life line during an emergency or a natural disaster. It is not actually costly and difficult to put up […]

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Emergency Preparedness Kit: Lifeline during Disaster

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During an emergency situation or a disaster, it is very helpful to have an extra supply of survival materials. A supply of survival materials may include, first aid kits, medicines, food and water primarily and even money. It is also ideal to have supplies sufficient for the next seventy two hours, equivalent to three days, […]

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Emergency Preparedness Items: Earthquake Survival Kit

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Emergency preparedness items have become a staple supply in many homes in the United States. Many home owners have now realized the importance of getting prepared for the worse times and as they always say, better be safe than sorry. You have gathered in your customized bag all necessary emergency preparedness items: flashlights, matches, food, […]

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The Significance of Emergency Kit

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An emergency kit can contain essential items used in a particular occasion and for emergency purpose. Travelers normally bring an emergency kit that contains money, first-aid kit, flashlight and batteries, candles, waterproof matches, can opener, canned and packed food and potable water. An emergency kit can also be prepared in homes by homeowners. It could […]

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