Personal Safety and Security
Snow and Ice
This category contains tips and info for surviving all kinds of threatening and potentially dangerous situations.
Where is the safest place to go during a tornado?
Generally speaking, you want to be as low to the ground as possible during severe tornado conditions. A basement is ideal, as particularly powerful tornadoes can tear buildings apart. If you don’t have access to an underground space, being near the center of the building is the next best plan, staying away from any windows, as flying debris is one of the greatest dangers during these storms. If your interior bathroom has a bathtub, that...
What is the importance of first aid training?
First Aid is responding to an emergency situation - heart attacks, bleeding, drowning, choking, poisoning, electrocution, spinal injuries, eye injuries and scalds and burns are typical situations where having a basic knowledge of what to do- knowing proper first aid procedures- you can be the hero. Accidents happen, always unexpectedly, having a basic knowledge of first aid is just being wise. And having a first aid kit or disaster preparedness kit is just good common sense. ...
How do you survive 7th grade?
you need to get a tutor if you are failing in a class. if you need to just survive, :)just listen to your teachers and school rules,be in your seat before the bell rings and you'll be fine. you'll do worse if you panic and stand in one place till the bell rings! it will take awhile to get used to , but then you will act and feel as if you have been doing this stuff since kindergarten. pray and...
Asked in Cruises and Ocean Liners, Personal Safety and Security, Emergency Preparedness, Survival Tips
What are some poolside survival tips for cruises?
During the day, especially when the vessel is 'at sea', the pool is THE place to hang out. During the summer months and holidays, expect many families to be poolside with their kids running amuck. If this isn't your thang, you may wish to utilize the pool while the ship is in port or at off-peak times such as when the dining rooms are open. Same goes for the jacuzzis. Also, remember that the pool water on ships is held to...
Asked in Web Usability, First Aid, Survival Tips
What can you do if you smash your thumbnail?
If there is blood under the nail and throbbing pain, drill a small hole through the nail to let the blood out. I have used a drill press (really) for easy control of the depth as you only want to drill through the nail and not into the skin underneath. ...
Asked in Rainforests, Forests, Survival Tips, Forestry
What do you need to survive?
Here are four main things you will need; Food (Energy and water) Shelter Cloth(depends where you are) The will to keep going But for more long term survival you should also have warmth, and without certain vitamins, you won't survive long....
Asked in Survival Tips
What are 10 important things you would bring with you if you went into hiding?
1) food 2) water 3)clothes 4)blankets 5) the item that you have to have with you 6)family photos( if you get home sick) 7) batteries /flash light (if its a dark place) 8)a journal pencils eraser to record your days in hiding) 9)portable radio when you get bored and want to listen to songs 10) any thing else you think you might need ...
Describe three responsibilities individuals have to others in society?
1.3 Describe three responsibilities individuals have to others in society. Everyone is responsible to help other member of society as much as they can. 1. Helping an old person across the street, feeding the homeless, or helping low income families that all affect society. 2. Work hard, help others protect families. Also try to make society better in some way. 3. Everyone should do their job properly, student study hard, clerks, doctors engineers, etc all do their work properly. ...
How to survive first day of high school?
don't even go near the guys jocks or anyone sexual don't have any type of sex until college it will just throw u off track make sure to carry around water u get thirsty... no water breaks even with 10 min pp still bring ur books to each class the buildings r huge hope this helps ...