PowerPoint Presentation: @theSurvivalGear WWW.BCINNOVATIONCOUNCIL.COM Facebook.com/ DisasterPreparednessAndSurvivalTechniques A disaster can strike in seconds sometimes with no warning thus, leaving the whole community without power, running water or even shelter. You must be prepared to survive. The best way to prepare yourself is to have the necessary equipment and disaster supplies to ensure you and your family are provided with the necessities of life. Survival equipment is really a form of life insurance. You’ll never know when a disaster will strike and you need to be prepared before something happens. You should also try to ensure your neighbors; family and friends are prepared with their own survival gear otherwise be prepared to share yours. If others won’t take their survival needs seriously then you can buy survival gear for them as Christmas, birthdays and even wedding presents.
PowerPoint Presentation: @theSurvivalGear WWW.BCINNOVATIONCOUNCIL.COM Facebook.com/ DisasterPreparednessAndSurvivalTechniques Your survival kit should contain at the very least the following : - matches, fish hooks, fishing line, a string saw, a small knife, bouillon cube type, dehydrated soup stock, sugar, salt, antibiotics, antiseptics, aspirin, bandages, aluminum foil, a magnetic compass, a small mirror, a magnifying glass, and antihistamine . - In a larger kit, you will need food and fresh water to survive at least for two weeks. Avoid foods that have to be cooked unless you have a portable cooker or barbecue.
PowerPoint Presentation: @theSurvivalGear WWW.BCINNOVATIONCOUNCIL.COM Facebook.com/ DisasterPreparednessAndSurvivalTechniques In the case of floods or earthquakes , your home may be destroyed or unsafe to live, so you will need shelter and warmth. Waterproof backpacking tarps can be tied to trees with rope and used as a shelter. For clothing , remember that wool insulates when wet and comfortable waterproof footwear is worth its weight in gold. You need to know how to use your survival equipment and experience in the use of emergency survival gear will help you choose what to include in your emergency survival gear kit. You should know some first aid basics and have a copy of a first aid manual.
PowerPoint Presentation: @theSurvivalGear WWW.BCINNOVATIONCOUNCIL.COM Facebook.com/ DisasterPreparednessAndSurvivalTechniques You need to take survival supplies kit everywhere you go . In your car you should have a portable kit that contains some high energy foods like : - sports bars, hard candies, MREs (meals, ready to eat), tropical chocolate bars, beef jerky, and nuts all work well - basic first aid items, a flashlight and spare batteries as well as a map of the area - A couple bottles of fresh drinking water
PowerPoint Presentation: @theSurvivalGear WWW.BCINNOVATIONCOUNCIL.COM Facebook.com/ DisasterPreparednessAndSurvivalTechniques Learning to survive doesn’t have to be all doom and gloom . In fact it can be an interesting family activity that all can participate in. Even young members of the family need to have survival awareness because if anything happens to their caregivers they may be left to fend for themselves. Don’t leave it until it’s too late to buy survival gear now.
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