Defense

Preppers place a strong emphasis on developing defense skills and training in defense tactics as part of their preparedness strategy. They recognize the importance of being able to protect themselves and their families in times of crisis or emergency. By honing skills such as self-defense, hand-to-hand combat, and weapon proficiency, preppers aim to enhance their ability to defend against potential threats and dangers that may arise.

Along with physical defense skills, preppers also focus on mental preparedness and situational awareness to effectively assess and respond to different scenarios. They undergo training in conflict resolution, risk assessment, and decision-making under pressure to cultivate a calm and strategic approach in challenging situations. By developing a keen sense of awareness and the ability to adapt quickly to changing circumstances, preppers equip themselves with valuable tools for defense and survival.

Preppers often engage in community-building activities and mutual aid networks to strengthen their defense capabilities collectively. By forming alliances with like-minded individuals and sharing knowledge and resources, preppers enhance their overall security and resilience. Through collaboration, training exercises, and ongoing communication, they create a supportive environment where defense skills are continuously refined and reinforced, ensuring readiness for any potential threats that may arise.

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Surviving a Fall Through the Ice

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As winter arrives, most families have plans to enjoy winter activities like ice fishing, ice hockey, ice skating, snowball fights, skiing, and more. As a prepper, the first thing one should consider is “What if I fall through the ice?
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Surviving a Snowstorm

January 23, 2023
Winter is undoubtedly one of the most magical seasons and a favorite of many people across the world; but what happens when the gentle cascading snow abruptly evolves into a deadly blizzard or snowstorm?
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Staying Safe While Traveling During Winter

January 4, 2023
Whether traveling in the summer, autumn, or winter; staying safe is an integral part of our everyday life and cannot be overemphasized. Safety is a must and should not be handled with a slack hand, especially when multi-ton vehicles are involved.
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Protecting Yourself Against Identity Theft

October 13, 2022
To think someone else can assume your identity and access your most private information and resources is scary. Thankfully, there are many ways to prevent this from happening to you.
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The Dos & Don'ts During a Hurricane

September 10, 2022
While not all hurricanes are severe and deadly, it would be silly and reckless to treat any category of hurricane casually. There are some standard dos and don’ts to adhere to during a hurricane. While these guidelines can depend on the storm category, if you want to err on the side of caution, these should be adhered to no matter the severity.
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Survival Uses for Tarps

August 29, 2022
A tarp performs a multitude of functions. It primarily functions to protect from rain, sunlight, and other elements. Tarps can also become a fundamental part of your survival supplies, in which case it can be referred to as a survival tarp.
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Public Meeting Spot Drill

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No one plans for themselves or their kids to get lost in the crowd, but it does happen, every day. In those instances where someone goes missing in a public place, you will need a proactive plan. That’s where a meeting spot comes in handy.
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The 411 on Carbon Monoxide

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Carbon monoxide is a part of our everyday life; we regularly come in contact with it in both large and small quantities. However, it is imperative that we keep our interactions with carbon monoxide to a minimum. Carbon monoxide is a poisonous gas, and when this gas accumulates in your bloodstream, it can lead to carbon monoxide poisoning or even death.
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Firearm Safety

August 14, 2022
While owning a firearm could be incredibly useful for the safety of you and your family, access to such powerful weapons come with some responsibility. Guns are powerful weapons and whether loaded or not loaded, you are expected to handle it safely.
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