Tag Archives: earthquake preparedness
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 29, 2013 by lifegear
Earthquakes are scary, unpredictable and very destructive. Since you cannot predict when and where one will strike, it is important to be prepared and knowledgeable about what to do when you find yourself caught in one. Our last two blog posts focused on what to do to prepare yourself and your house before and earthquake [...]
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Posted on January 15, 2013 by lifegear
The scary truth about earthquakes is that they can happen at any time of the day or night with little or no warning. USGS.gov’s statistics reported a total of 3,836 earthquakes in the US and 16,667 earthquakes worldwide during 2012 alone.
One common misconception is that earthquakes only happen on the west coast. In reality, 42 states [...]
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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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