6 Must-Have Items for Your Emergency Rescue Equipment List 

Typically, when you think “emergency rescue”, first responders like firefighters, police and EMS professionals are who come to mind. While yes, it’s true that search and rescue is part of their jobs, anyone can be involved in an emergency situation where someone needs rescued or helped. For example, if you are in a car accident you may need to get yourself and… Continue reading 6 Must-Have Items for Your Emergency Rescue Equipment List 

Handy Smartphone Apps for Hurricane Season

Not that the 2012 hurricane season is something to look forward to, but there’s no hiding from the fact that as of today, the Atlantic and Eastern Pacific hurricane seasons are in full swing. The Eastern Pacific hurricane season began May 15, but both the Atlantic and Eastern hurricane seasons end November 30. Better safe… Continue reading Handy Smartphone Apps for Hurricane Season

Basic Emergency Supply Kit Checklist

If you’re a Type A Personality and need to have your list all checked off this blog’s for you. Ready.gov provides a handy little checklist of recommended items (hand crank radio, flashlight, batteries) to include in a basic emergency supply kit and additional items (sleeping bag, paper products, personal hygiene items) to consider adding to… Continue reading Basic Emergency Supply Kit Checklist

5 Items You Should Stock in Case of Emergency

Whether or not you expect to find yourself in an emergency situation, there are a few items it never hurts to have on hand. Storms and natural disasters can strike with little warning, and being prepared is the best way to make it through emergency circumstances without panic. Batteries Electricity is the main thing that… Continue reading 5 Items You Should Stock in Case of Emergency

Height of The Tropical Storm Season – Get Prepared

In the midst of this year’s tropical storm season the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is reminding Americans to “Get Prepared.” Check out this official press release: DHS’ Ready Campaign Reminds Americans To “Get Prepared” As Tropical Storm Hanna Moves Toward The U.S. With Tropical Storms Ike And Josephine Behind It U.S. Department of Homeland… Continue reading Height of The Tropical Storm Season – Get Prepared