Tags: Situational Awareness

Everyday Safety: Improve Your Situational Awareness

Situational Awareness. You’ve probably heard the term. Maybe you’re even familiar with the concept. Unfortunately, however, most people aren’t familiar with this key survival principle, and even those who do, rarely use the tactic. So, what is situational awareness? Brett & Kate McKay describe it this way: That superhuman ability to observe his surroundings and…

Is This the Single Most Important Survival Skill?

Do you know what the most important survival skill is? Is it water purification? How about food production (hunting, gathering, farming) or food storage? Medical treatment skills? Barter and sales skills to get the items that you need from someone else? Self-defense skills, including shooting and martial arts or reality-based self-defense training? I would argue…