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5 Ways To Survive With Only a Lighter

Fire can be your best friend
Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 2:16 PM

Learn how you can use a lighter as your only tool in your survival kit. It can keep you safe and secure in times of need.

http://www.theprepperjournal.com/2015/07/14/5-ways-to-survive-with-only-a-lighter/

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10 Safety Tips For Hurricane Season

Prepping for the next storm
Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 12:10 PM

Some actions to take and tips to keep you safe as hurricane season approaches. 

http://theweekendprepper.com/weather/10-safety-tips-for-hurricane-season/

Also check out the other 10 Natural Disaster Survival Tips here at Peak Prosperity.

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Join the "Personal Safety & Home Defense" Group

Join the "Personal Safety & Home Defense" Group

Tap this community's knowledge to keep yourself, your family & your valuables safe

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Dogs - A False Sense of Security?

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Dogs - A False Sense of Security?

Having a dog in the house is no guarantee the dog will defend against intruders (VIDEO)

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Using Oil Lamps

Tips and Tricks
Thursday, June 13, 2013, 2:56 PM

If you have oil lamps as part of your preps, here are some good tips to keep the light shining and your family safe. 

http://www.preparednesspro.com/tips-tricks-oil-lamps/

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Community defense programs rise as police forces dwindle

Community defense programs rise as police forces dwindle

A veteran policeman explains how community defense programs can make a big difference

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Photo by Jerry McCrea / The Star-Ledger

Clean Up Safely After a Disaster

Protect yourself and your family by following these tips
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 2:55 PM

Learn about the dangers and procedures for safely cleaning up after major disasters and hurricanes.  Be aware of structural damage to properties, exposure to chemical and biological hazards, gas leaks and fumes from clean up equipment, and use extreme caution and safety practices with saws and tools.  You survived the storm, survive the clean up process also.

http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/cleanup/facts.asp

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How to Store Gas

Tips for safely storing extra gas
Monday, July 23, 2012, 7:52 PM

If you are planning on storing extra fuel for a generator or just keeping a reserve on hand to avoid a rush in crisis events, store it safely and check on it periodically to make sure it is secure and fresh.

http://www.ehow.com/how_5864810_store-gas-cans.html

What Should I Do?

Firearms Maintenance

A primer on upkeep and safe cleaning
Monday, July 9, 2012, 6:39 PM

Maintaining firearms is a simple task that adds another element of responsibility to firearms ownership. Similar to any mechanical device, firearms are prone to wear, breakages, and corrosion that accompanies any device that has moving metal on metal. Be it rifle, pistol, shotgun, or anything in between, there are some very common things you can do to prolong the life of your firearm and ensure its proper and reliable function. » Read more