Urban Survival and Home Defense

Urban survival in a city jungle

Urban survival, and home defense specifically requires some knowledge to do well. There are no guarantees, but good a preparation inside and outside your home will make all difference and help you stay safe.

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Incident And Disaster Information Document

If you got caught up in an incident or disaster and got incapacitated, do your loved ones then have access to an incident and disaster information document so they can take care of things?

What if a disaster destroys your house or forces you to flee to another state, do you then have access to all your information? Of your doctor, your lawyer, insurance companies, investment company, your bank?

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My Urban Everyday Carry Bag

Now if you’ve never heard of the concept of an urban everyday carry bag before you might still be able to glean the idea from the name urban everyday carry bag itself. Because it’s exactly what it sounds like, a bag you carry every day. But that’s also pretty much where all clarity ends for …

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My Urban Survival Tin

My urban survival tin, as promised in the article on building your own survival kit. This tin is meant to include items that will help you through a Tier 1 incident. That means an event that is minor enough not to include the need for Tier 2 items and takes place on the scale of …

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Review – Ritter RSK Mk5

Living a regular life in the city isn’t normally linked to carrying a knife. The act of even having one on you is something most office dwelling city folk would find a bit awkward, to say the least. Be honest, when was the last time you went into a high rise office building and saw …

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Building An Urban Survival Kit Yourself

As of July 1, 2013 the United States counted a total resident population of 316,743,000 people. A staggering 82% of that population lives in cities and suburbs. That means that out of every 10 people 8 live in the city and chances are that you are one of those 8. I know I am. Despite …

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Climate Change 2013 report: What Will Happen?

While most news outlets focus in on the question of who is to blame for climate change (us humans or some other cause) I myself like to focus on the consequences it has in store for us. Who cares who’s to blame at this point? It’s much more prevalent to look at the (if any) …

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