Most people are aware of the basic human needs for survival: food, water, shelter, and warmth. Most of us have rarely been in an emergency situation where life is reduced t bare survival, but the possibility is not remote from anyone’s life. A camping holiday gone wrong, one wrong turn on a remote wilderness road, a hurricane that knocks out power and blocks roads: any of these can become an emergency. You owe it to yourself and your family to learn how to survive in such conditions. With summer holiday travels just around the corner, this may be a good time to pack survival kits to take along as well as survival gear for children.
Who needs survival gear?
Who needs a survival kit? The answer to that question is simple: nearly everyone who wants to be able to survive an emergency or natural disaster. In other words, everyone. That’s because an emergency by definition is an unanticipated situation of risk. It’s possible to prepare for emergencies, howev