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caregiver222Apr 23, 2010
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Water may be carried in a backpack a long distance with the aid of two plastic garbage bags. Place one inside the oth...
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Tire repair kits are helpful for repairing punctures. Not "slices". They are very inexpensive, and tools, patch and v...
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clement4nowMar 25, 2010
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tkd4u2Oct 19, 2009
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By Adalson Blank
My friend is part of this group that stresses disaster preparedness. After he talked to me about it, I realized I’m ...
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One of the few things that make my blood boil is to enter an establishment where the panic bars on the exits are chai...
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In case of exposure to a toxic substance the drill is (1) clear the area IMMEDIATELY and (2) decontaminate yourself I...
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caregiver222Dec 15, 2009
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tkd4u2Oct 19, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
One method to obtain water in a survival situation is through condensation. The equipment necessary are: (1) A ...
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Interruption of the school year by a disaster can have tremendous impact. In some cases, this may mean repeating an e...
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For both family and individual planning, both "pre" and "post" disaster the word with the blinking strobe on top shou...
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caregiver222Dec 10, 2009
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By miolaman Blank
how much training do doctors get about bioterrorism? it would seem after the anthrax deal years ago that more rigorus...
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Family disaster planning differs from organizational disaster planning. Organizational disaster planning is writte...
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caregiver222Dec 06, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
Every community, school and public entity seems to be making up "disaster plans" these days. My opinions on this subj...
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If ordered to evacuate your home, it makes sense to turn off the gas, electricity and water under certain circumstanc...
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caregiver222Nov 30, 2009
caregiver222Nov 28, 2009
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caregiver222Nov 28, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
Water damaged documents are common after a flood. Prevention of damage by giving some thought to storage is a good id...
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tkd4u2Oct 23, 2009
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I live in Southern California and we’ve had a bad record of wildfires over the past few years. I’d really like sugges...
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During storms there is significant danger to homes and human beings from falling branches and trees. Every year ther...
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caregiver222Oct 14, 2009
caregiver222Oct 13, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
When you need a rescue rope, any rope is better than no rope, but the longer the rope the better. In a disaster ropes...
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caregiver222Oct 14, 2009
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caregiver222Oct 13, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
Chains are extremely useful. They can be used to extricate vehicles from mud-holes, pull trees down and off of roads,...
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caregiver222Oct 11, 2009
caregiver222Oct 11, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
The best and most inexpensive waterproof containers are military "spec" ammunition cans. These are olive drab, all st...
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caregiver222Oct 09, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
It is surprising, during ordinary times, how many patients call 911 and have only a vague idea about what medications...
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caregiver222Oct 02, 2009
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By caregiver222 Blank
One of the problems in flood areas recently, according to a friend in the area, was that many diabetics had their glu...
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