How To Survive A Stampede

How To Survive A Stampede

Mass casualties can result from a human stampede. A peaceful crowd can quickly turn into a senseless panicked heaving mass in which rational behavior by any single individual becomes nearly impossible. What’s worse is that the stampede can be triggered while there is no actual danger. Under certain situations, a crowd that has grown to…

4 Simple Self Defense Techniques

4 Simple Self Defense Techniques

When it comes to basic self defense technique, it does not have to be complicated, and in fact it (the technique) will arguably be MUCH MORE EFFECTIVE if it is kept VERY SIMPLE. During intense periods of stress and/or panic, the human mind will seemingly slow down, you may get tunnel vision, and you will…

Your Security At Shopping Center Parking Lots

Your Security At Shopping Center Parking Lots

All shopping centers, regardless of their size, have something in common… a parking lot. This is where you or your family is at greatest risk at the shopping center. Think about this… in a parking lot, everyone is a stranger. A violent criminal can easily fit in with everyone else, unnoticed, and appear as ordinary…

If You HAVE TO Bug-Out

If You HAVE TO Bug-Out

I’ve written about this before. This time though, think about this… If for some reason you had to bug-out, and you had no choice… let me repeat, “you had no choice”, WHAT WOULD YOU DO? and WHERE WOULD YOU GO? Have you thought about it at all? Instead of imagining a scenario where you could…

Camouflage And Blend With Environment

Camouflage And Blend With Environment

3D sidewalk camouflage is a stunning example of how easy it is to trick the human response based on what you ‘think’ you see. The images illustrated below are examples of how an artist can seemingly turn a flat street or sidewalk into a gaping abyss or nearly any other illusion that appears so real…

Who Will Be The Enemy After The Collapse?

Who Will Be The Enemy After The Collapse?

“Know your enemy” (from the ancient Chinese military text “The Art of War”), is always good advice when strategizing security. In the context of a post collapse society, this is also true. Who will be your enemy? First of all, it will be ‘people’. In a wide scale society-impacting disaster scenario, when the consciousness of…

Fireproof Safe

Fireproof Safe

A fireproof safe is an important asset for anyone wishing to protect important documents, cash, other valuables. Why a fireproof safe? Should go without saying, but there are lots of safes out there that are not fireproof, for less money, but are at obvious risk if there’s a fire! A fireproof safe (more accurately called…

Pepper Spray For Dogs

Pepper Spray For Dogs

There are situations and occupations that are at risk to encountering dangerous or viscous dogs. Even dogs that are normally of good behavior may turn on someone or bite them for any number of reasons. Do you have a means to fend them off? Well, there’s pepper spray for dogs… Another scenario where this may…

SHTF Security is a Family Job

SHTF Security is a Family Job

Security will no doubt be an issue in a SHTF scenario. People will be panicked and looking for food. Looting will begin. Protecting your supplies and your home should be a job that your family is prepared in handling. Yes, things like motion lights, door locks, and dogs are a type of security.  Today I…

Survival Strategy To Avoid The Roving Mob

Survival Strategy To Avoid The Roving Mob

Guest post: by ‘ant ellie H.’ Word will get around that you and your family have provisions and supplies, and those who never prepared anything at all will come to take your provisions from you. It is possible that this mob will outnumber you and be completely devoid of morals, sharing, and will not even…