One of the many things to consider in a survival situation is that you may have to face people that are out of food, water or shelter. You’re going to need to have the right survival gear in your bug out bag. What will you do if someone attempts to steal your bug out gear? How will you protect it and how are you going to plan ahead? Do you have a plan? It’s important to have some tactical gear and a short-term plan.
There are many questions that you must ask yourself and answer. You’ll want to be safe even if you think no one would want to steal from you. It is amazing what people will do if they are in a situation and feel threatened. You must plan ahead. People will act out in ways that aren’t normal in serious survival situations.
There are a lot of situations that you’ll have to include and prepare for in your tactical arsenal. You may require some lock picking tools as well as other means of hiding. Consider knives, boot knives, belt buckles that double as a knife and even a wallet knife. Pocket pepper spray may also be handy to have on hand. Prepare now before you need it.
Always choose clothes that will help you to blend into your surroundings. You’ll appreciate how they can help to conceal you if you’re in need of hiding out. Try never to stand out in a crowd and avoid looking like you don’t have a clue what you’re doing. It’s important that you don’t appear as a target. Consider a daypack or messenger bag if you’re in the city.
Clearly, there are a wide variety of situations that can be dangerous and you’ll want to be prepared for them. Have a strategy and a plan and create long and short term plans in case you need to implement them. Your plans should all be well balanced and have the goal of survival for you and those with you in your party. Train to use your equipment properly and avoid anything that you don’t know how to use. In this fashion, you’ll be able to keep yourself and others in your party safe from would-be marauders. Remember, you’re only as safe as you prepare yourself to be so prepare now.
Be Safe everyone and have a good night,