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Emergency Food and Water Supplies
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
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.
Austin Preparedness Guide
By Austin HSEM
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
After a Disaster - Information to Help You and Your Family Recover
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
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.
Preparing Your Evacuation "Grab and Go" Box
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
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.
Disinfecting Water After a Disaster
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
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.
Texans, Get Ready! Be Prepared to Survive and Recover from a Disaster
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
0.5 star(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.
Handling Food and Drinks When Losing Power
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
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!
Basic Life Support and Defibrillation
By Salvamento Academy
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Italian. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Il manuale tratta le principali tecniche di assistenza necessarie a sostenere i parametri vitali seguendo fedelmente le linee guida internazionali emanate dall’International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR), che sono recepite dalla Società Italiana Medicina d’Emergenza - Urgenza (SIMEU).
The Pool Safety Bible
By Ken Walker
Price: Free! Words: 22,070. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Free essential, Professional advice on how to keep your family, friends and pets safe around pools or other open water. Learn how to make a pool the safest place it can be. Discover the root cause of 50% of pool deaths and how to protect yourself. Suitable for any person who wants to learn what to do in a swimming pool Emergency.
Ready, Set, Go! Your Personal Wildland Fire Action Guide for Central Texas
By Austin HSEM
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.
Prevent Burns..Prevention is better than cure
By Nikhil Panse
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.
Doc's First Aid Guide
By Kathleen A. Handal, MD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(5.00 from 1 review)
Doc’s First Aid Guide is an illustrated, first-aid eHandbook designed to be used as a quick reference and includes latest CPR guidelines. Kathleen A. Handal, M.D. is a nationally and internationally known emergency medicine ‘Doc’. Author of “The American Red Cross First Aid and Safety Handbook” she believes physicians have a responsibility to teach and share medical common sense.
Prepare Your Grab-and-Go Kit
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Make a grab-and-go kit so basic items can be accessed easily before a disaster strikes. You can use a backpack or suitcase to carry your kit. Gather the following items on the list to form your kit.
The Survival Doctor's Guide to Wounds
By James Hubbard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Hubbard becomes your digital medical assistant in this interactive guide to what to do when you're wounded and there's no doctor to be found.
Guía Simple de Primeros Auxilios
By Kathleen A. Handal, MD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
En una emergencia médica, el tiempo es crítico. La “Guía Simple de Primeros Auxilios” es un manual de ayuda ilustrado destinado a ser utilizado como una referencia rápida, y fue escrito por la doctora Kathleen A. Handal, conocida a nivel nacional e internacional en la medicina de emergencia. ¡Es mejor leerlo antes de necesitarlo!
How To Prepare For When The Shit Hits The Fan
By PriveCo Inc.
Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
How To Prepare For When The Shit Hits The Fan was written with the beginning prepper in mind. It covers an expanse of general prepping topics, such as possible catastrophic events, how to plan for a disaster, how to protect yourself and your family from threats, how to hunker down at your home, and when to bug out to another location.
Después de un Desastre
By Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
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.
The East West Rescue First Aid Manual, First Aid for Anyone, Anywhere. 5th Edition
By Dr Kimberley Chawla
Price: Free! Words: 22,080. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
Do’s, Don’ts and handy practical tips in the absence of first aid supplies or medical aid make this manual an absolutely essential part of a person’s home, car, e-reader, smartphone etc. Easy to read, bulleted points and basic to do charts throughout the manual makes access to knowledge quick and easy when you need to urgently help someone who is ill or hurt.
How to Avert A Curse: It Could Save Your Very Life
By Parallel View Publishing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
The importance of reading this book can not be expressed more emphatically, because it could save your very life. My purpose here is not to cause alarm or to strike fear in anyone, but to warn. Just as our dreams can warn us of impending danger, this book will warn, and aid you in recognizing impending curses. You'll also learn how to avoid placing a curse on yourself and others.
Start Here: How to Have Success with ANY Diet and Fitness Program
By Tony Simoneli
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
With over 10-years of experience as a nationally certified personal trainer, Simoneli has filtered through all the hype to reveal the most successful diets and fitness tips and secrets - the ones that really work. Written in a conversational way he breaks down the information into manageable chunks so you can learn the true fundamentals that will help you succeed with ANY Diet and fitness program.