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By caregiver222 Blank
If you are nearsighted, with simple myopia, and lose your glasses, a fairly satisfactory temporary replacement can be...
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In a disaster, it will be highly likely that you will have to fasten two ropes together. This know is called the "ree...
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One cannot assume that a health care aide that shows up at your house is competent to call 911 to report a medical em...
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One of the most important problems in na disaster involves the care of an elderly disabled relative who depends on th...
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caregiver222Nov 07, 2010
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In the event of a fire you may have to jump from a building. Caregiver222 does not recommend this, but will provid...
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A very good investment for your residential two-story home is an emergency fire escape ladder. This unit, manufacture...
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The answer to the question: "What should I do in the event of a fire" can be summed up in two words. Those words are ...
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It is very helpful for everyone to have actually discharged one of every kind of fire extinguisher at least once in t...
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It is always a good idea to practice regularly with your firearm. At least once a year. During this period you get a ...
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Decades ago I assisted in fighting a brush fire that encompassed over twelve square miles. It burned for almost three...
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caregiver222Oct 30, 2010
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This is image of the kind of a fire that can be effectively contained with two Indian pumps, a few refills, and a sec...
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A fire swatter is a common effective tool for fighting brush fires. They are a large flexible "swatter" attached to a...
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Indian pumps have been around for decades and are used in every fire department in the United States. New, they ron f...
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Breaking the driver's or passenger side window is the quickest method to gain entry to a vehicle in an emergency. Ame...
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caregiver222Oct 28, 2010
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Paramedic seven-inch stainless steel utility (or trauma) shears make a valuable addition to every emergency first aid...
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Vehicles, equipment and aircraft may be easily removed from a flooded area through the use of flotation gear specifi...
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In the even of a true fuel shortage you can expect your gas tank to be siphoned during the night. This happened durin...
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This is an accessory to permit crossing of small gaps in a highway, to traverse mud, or small obstacles. Or to assist...
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When purchasing a knife, obtain a rigid knife sheath, either of Kydex(tm) or nylon. There is nothing that makes me mo...
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caregiver222Oct 17, 2010
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Military flashlights have a "clip" to attach to your belt or web gear and the head is at a ninety-degree angle to the...
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