Category: School Disaster Preparedness

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Do you really have to do mouth-to-mouth in CPR? Is Hands Only enough?

Do you really have to do mouth-to-mouth in CPR? Is Hands Only enough?

When the American Heart Association announced the Hands-Only CPR, the public accepted it as if you do not have to breathe or perform mouth to mouth re ...
Why A Doorway Isn’t Safe During An Earthquake

Why A Doorway Isn’t Safe During An Earthquake

Have you heard of the statement that the doorway is the safest place to be during an earthquake? Well, that is one of the myths about earthquake – in ...
Do I Need A Mouth Barrier For CPR?

Do I Need A Mouth Barrier For CPR?

Most CPR victims will throw up in the course of CPR. To avoid contact with their body fluids, a CPR mouth barrier will come handy to protect you from ...
Seizure First Aid Care

Seizure First Aid Care

When you witness someone having a seizure, it could be scary especially when it happens to your family. It's only scary if you don't know what to do, ...
How To Stop A Nose Bleed

How To Stop A Nose Bleed

Even though nosebleeds are common, they can be scary when it happens to your family. So here's a quick and simple tips how to stop a nosebleed. ...
Can You Get Sued By Doing First Aid Treatment To A Stranger?

Can You Get Sued By Doing First Aid Treatment To A Stranger?

When you witness a person collapse, and you help him, you become a hero. But what if he dies, will you get sued? ...
Why You Shouldn’t Blow On A Wound

Why You Shouldn’t Blow On A Wound

I know a lot of mommies out there have done this. When a child gets a scrape or cut, the first thing they do is to blow on a wound - thinking that it ...
14 Must Have Items In Your First Aid Kit

14 Must Have Items In Your First Aid Kit

There are only 14 items that will be sufficient to complete for your home's real first aid kit for you to be able to perform first aid treatments on w ...
5 Minute Earthquake Preparation that you can do today: Securing bookcases and shelves

5 Minute Earthquake Preparation that you can do today: Securing bookcases and shelves

Earthquake preparation is more than just gathering supplies. Another aspect to preparedness is the mitigation of hazards in the home.  By anchoring la ...
How To Choose a Fire Extinguisher for Home (Type, Size) and How To Use It

How To Choose a Fire Extinguisher for Home (Type, Size) and How To Use It

A quick guide to saving you time in choosing the right extinguisher for your home. ...
How To Prepare Your Schools Emergency Response Team

How To Prepare Your Schools Emergency Response Team

Providing your emergency response team the training and supplies that they will need to handle and manage the chaos will be the key to a successful an ...
Disaster Survival Skills awarded a spot on “Top 100 Survival Blogs Every Prepper Must Follow”

Disaster Survival Skills awarded a spot on “Top 100 Survival Blogs Every Prepper Must Follow”

Over the last 5 months, I have made a total revamp to the website, created free online courses, started filming videos in youtube, made free posters, ...
School Emergency Earthquake Kit Complete Guide For Disaster Survival

School Emergency Earthquake Kit Complete Guide For Disaster Survival

Your school emergency earthquake kit will be based on your plan, begin with analyzing possible threats or disasters at your school like tornadoes, ear ...
Triage Flowchart For Disasters (with Poster)

Triage Flowchart For Disasters (with Poster)

This easy to read Triage Flowchart along with Triage skills will enable you to quickly sort and prioritize the victims. Creator Captain Wayne Bennett ...
How to purify questionable drinking water – without using bleach

How to purify questionable drinking water – without using bleach

Bleach is the most popular method to purify water because it kills bacteria, but it is not the safest or best way to purify questionable emergency dri ...
How To Prevent Fire After an Earthquake

How To Prevent Fire After an Earthquake

After an earthquake, gas leaks are a major cause of fires that's why everyone in the family should know where the gas meter is and how to shut it off ...
Fire Prevention Week: Check Your Smoke Alarms

Fire Prevention Week: Check Your Smoke Alarms

October 9th to 15th is Fire Prevention Week. The theme of the campaign is “Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years” Smoke ...
Join the Great Shake Out annual earthquake drill on October 20th

Join the Great Shake Out annual earthquake drill on October 20th

The Great Shake Out earthquake drill is designed to educate family members and organizations to be prepared, survive and recover quickly from big eart ...
Earthquakes in Salton Sea Increases Risk For Major Quake

Earthquakes in Salton Sea Increases Risk For Major Quake

With over 140 earthquakes in Salton Sea has been recorded ranging from magnitude 1.4 to 4.3 which increases the risk of a bigger earthquake in San And ...
Mandatory CPR Training for Schools

Mandatory CPR Training for Schools

CPR training is becoming mandatory for students at secondary schools across the country. ...
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