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Posted on March 6, 2013 by lifegear
Winter is on its way! Some are excited to dust off the skis and winter jackets, while others may be dreading the months ahead. But no matter which category you fall into, one thing is certain: Being prepared for winter is a MUST!
Winter storms often result with millions of people being left without power, heat [...]
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Posted on February 21, 2013 by lifegear
Floods come in all forms, shapes, speeds and sizes. As the number one most common hazard in the US, many people have experienced or heard of a flood in some degree, close to home.
The scary truth about floods is that some can form in just a matter of minutes, in what is called a “flash [...]
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Posted on February 5, 2013 by lifegear
Tornadoes: They are nature’s most violent storm.
Tornadoes can take out a neighborhood and cause fatalities in a number of seconds.
Spawned from a powerful thunderstorm, tornadoes form into a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud reaching from the storm clouds to the ground, with speeds of up to 300 miles per hour. One common misconception is that tornadoes only strike in [...]
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Posted on January 2, 2013 by lifegear
As we all settle in to 2013 and start making our New Year's Resolution lists, it is important to consider whether you and your family are "emergency prepared."
Being prepared for things such as natural disasters, blackouts and other unanticipated events is extremely important, but often overlooked.
Make 2013 the year YOU become “Prepared for Life.”
Start with [...]
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Posted on December 12, 2012 by lifegear
Not that kind of bugging out!
Some of you may have heard the term “bugging out”, since shows like “Doomsday Preppers” and the likes have gain popularity on network television. While we salute extreme disaster preparedness preppers, we also know it is not a high priority for most.
However, regardless if you believe the end of [...]
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