Developing an Urban Survival Intelligence Plan

Survival is an evolution. It’s a fast-paced mutation that you must stay ahead of. Though hurricanes bring wind damage and floods, these things quickly evolve into power outages and clean water disruptions. If these conditions last too long you will see chaos like we saw in New Orleans after Katrina. It is your job to … Read more

Police Radio Codes

If you’ve ever watched an episode of television or a film with someone communication over the radio with a string of numbers, you may have wondered what deal is with phrases similar to “10-4.” While 10-4 is arguably the most well-known of their lot, these code phrases are known as “ten-codes” or “ten-signals;” despite the … Read more

Setting Up Your Ditch Bag

When you enter the world of offshore boating, you should undertake an additional level of preparation when compared to inland boating. The ocean is a formidable environment, and as a boat owner and captain you should take special care in equipping your boat. Beyond setting up your boat to try to avoid bad scenarios, you … Read more

How Can You Call for Emergency Assistance on the Water?

In a maritime line of work, or simply enjoy going out on the water for your leisure? Hopefully you have only smooth sailing ahead, but there is always an element of risk involved when it comes to any nautical activities. When you are out on the open seas, you are surrounded by water, and you … Read more

The Best Cordless Phones for Home Use

Do you pay $100 a month or more for cell phone service? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average monthly cost of service in 2018 was $114. If you decide to get a new smartphone with your plan and break up the cost of it … Read more

The Best Shortwave Radios for Emergency Use

Today, the internet is such a vital part of our everyday lives that we can barely imagine life without it. We use social media sites to stay current with what our friends and family are doing. We can even make friends with people that live on the other side of the planet. But what if … Read more