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Ready, Set, Go! Your Personal Wildland Fire Action Guide for Central Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Many residents have built homes and landscaped without fully understanding the risks. These tips and information can help residents plan, understand and prepare for a more fire-safe environment.
Texans, Get Ready! Be Prepared to Survive and Recover from a Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Use this disaster preparedness guide to protect yourself and your household during and immediately after a catastrophe by making a disaster plan and a disaster kit. Plan to take care of yourself without outside help for at least 3 days. Special considerations include keeping food safe to eat, sheltering-in-place, and discussing a disaster with children.
Home Safety Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
we all like to think of our homes as a place of safety for our families and loved ones, but are they really safe?. many books exist that tell you to put up baby gates etc, but this book concentrates on the things that are never thought of in other safety manual. things that you really need to be aware of! from baby to grandparent it is designed for all members of the family. make them safe today!
Call-Red-Major
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,670. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
a biography of a emergency trained ambulance man. explaining the reasons for joining the services, the training, and the stress incurred and their lasting effects. not a diary or a copy of a blog, but the real thoughts and feelings experienced when dealing with various scenarios within the national health service, private and voluntary sectors.
How To Avoid Deadly Everyday Dangers: The Women's Safety GuideTips To Avoid Death And Disfigurement
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Depressing as it is to think about bad things (such as death or disfigurement) happening to you, the truth is that if you take certain steps you can maybe avoid those things. Which is what How To Avoid Deadly Everyday Dangers: The Women’s Safety Guide wants to help you with. We put into focus many of the scary things that are out there and suggest ways you can avoid them, in a $3.99 e-book.
Handling Food and Drinks When Losing Power
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
This brief guide explains what is ok to eat or refreeze and what should be thrown out after loss of power to the home. Do not rely on taste or smell to decide if something is safe to eat!
Disinfecting Water After a Disaster
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
After a disaster such as a hurricane or flood, your water supplies may have become contaminated or been temporarily cut off. This guide briefly explains how to disinfect water using household chemicals, how to find water in and around your home, and how to store water safely. Listen to and follow public announcements from your local authorities.
Emergency Food and Water Supplies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(5.00 from 1 review)
Safe food and water supplies are a major concern following a natural disaster such as a tornado, flood, hurricane or blizzard. Families who live in disaster-prone areas may benefit from being prepared in the event of disaster. Knowing how to safely handle food and water in the immediate few days after the disaster can reduce stress, worry and inconvenience.
Preparing Your Evacuation "Grab and Go" Box
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Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Recent natural disasters have emphasized the importance of emergency preparedness. Everyone should have individual and family evacuation plans in place. It is critical that each family have a planned evacuation arrangement and an evacuation "to-go" box ready for emergencies.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Rescue and Survival Systems Manual - Surviving Without a Raft, Skills, Swimmer Equipment, PFDs, Vests, Clothing, Beacons, Buoys
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) rescue and survival systems manual covers survival skills and equipment for water survival.
Doc's Guide Des Premiers Secours
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: French. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
En situation d’urgence médicale, le facteur temps est crucial. « Doc's Guide des Premiers Secours » est un manuel illustré conçu pour être utilisé en temps réel. « Doc’s Guide des Premiers Secours » constitue le parfait complément à toute trousse d’urgence. C’est comme avoir le « Doc » à vos côtés quand vous en avez le plus besoin.
Después de un Desastre
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Price: Free! Words: 13,870. Language: Spanish. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Guía de recuperación de desastres que ofrece información sencilla sobre cómo los individuos, las familias y las empresas pueden recuperarse de un desastre como un incendio, un huracán, el mal tiempo y mucho más. Creado por el Servicio de Extensión Cooperativa de Texas, Texas A & M del sistema.
Prevent Burns..Prevention is better than cure
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Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
World over, PREVENTION is the only way forward for burns as treatment is prohibitively expensive and outcomes both in terms of morbidity and mortality are still so unpredictable.
Protect Your Family From Crime! (..and other life-saving tips)
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Written by a 33+ year law enforcement and SWAT veteran who worked in the toughest crime areas, this book addresses how to protect you and your family from crime; how to become "hard targets" and minimize your chances of becoming a crime victim. Additionally, there are chapters dedicated to protecting your children from the every-day hazards they may face. This book could truly be a life-saver.
After a Disaster - Information to Help You and Your Family Recover
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Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Disaster recovery guide that provides simple information on how individuals, families and businesses can recover from a disaster such as a wildfire, hurricane, severe weather and more. Created by The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, The Texas A&M System.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Marine Combat Water Survival, Water Rescues, Drowning Marine Corps Field Manual - FMFRP 0-13 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Marine Combat Water Survival, Water Rescues, Drowning Marine Corps Field Manual provides techniques, procedures, and training standards for Marine water survival. This publication addresses a Marine's ability to cross water obstacles and perform water rescues.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: First Aid Field Manual - FM 4-25.11, FM 21-11 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,400. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Part of our value-added professional format series, the First Aid Field Manual (FM 4-25.11) meets the first aid training needs of individual service members. Because medical personnel will not always be readily available, the nonmedical service members must rely heavily on their own skills and knowledge of life-sustaining methods to survive on the integrated battlefield.
Austin Preparedness Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
City of Austin Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management preparedness guide for residents of Austin, Texas. Designed to address natural and man-made hazards most likely to affect Central Texas
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Survival, Evasion, and Recovery - FM 21-76-1 - Camouflage, Concealment, Navigation (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,960. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Survival, Evasion, and Recovery Army field manual (FM 21-76-1) is designed to provide armed service members quick-reference survival, evasion, and recovery information. Some of the topics covered include navigation, radio communications and signaling, recovery, personal protection, and water.
Help!!! Nuclear Radiation: Quick Guide for Symptoms & Treatment for Exposure from Fukushima Nuke Crisis
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Quick Guide for Symptoms & Treatment of Nuclear Radiation for Exposure... from Fukushima Nuke Crisis or any other exposure