The world of preparedness shouts warnings and doomsday predictions. In 2004, my family was given 20 minutes notice to flee the thirty-foot flames of the California wildfires, rushing towards us on winds traveling 60-70 miles per hour.
Adults should be prepared. Even more so if you are responsible for an infant, child, or other dependent family member. Life happens. I hope my life never again includes walls of flame faster than my car and taller than my house!
Various first aid and medical scenarios will also be featured here.