Evacuation, also referred to as Bugging Out. When the area you are in or the structure you are standing in are no longer safe, it is time to Bug Out. Emergency Evacuation can be necessary from many reasons including natural disasters, industrial accidents, terrorist attacks, mass shootings or outbreak. It is important to have and practice evacuation plans where people congregate, including your home. Rehearsed fire drills and mapped destinations are essentials to survival in SHTF scenarios. Some evacuations are for 15 minutes, others for days. Use these articles to help you define your exit strategies, plan your escapes and pack your supplies. Be ready to bug out at a moments notice.