Fire safety should be a top priority when living in a high-rise building. There is no reason to not have any and every fire safety measure put in place, and that includes smoke detectors.

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How does one maintain their composure during an emergency situation? Here are some tips to help you stay calm and get through an emergency without making rash decisions.

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If you thought that the only use for SkySaver was escaping fire, you were wrong. There are several other emergency situations during which a SkySaver can save your life.

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When there is an emergency in your high rise, are you prepared with a plan? Learn and understand what an emergency plan should look like and be prepared for any possibility.

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When faced with an emergency, what are the five things you need ready ahead of time in order to move quickly and mitigate loss of life and precious documents/heirlooms.

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Not all fires require a full building evacuation, some fires are kept at bay in single apartments, while others can spread through the entire building. Since we were children, we have been warned and taught about fires and what procedures to follow if one should occur. In school, whenever there are fire drills we were told to evacuate immediately and not waste any time grabbing belongings. But, is immediate evacuation always the right decision?

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Edward Michael “Bear” Grylls has become perhaps the world’s most famous survivalist and is widely known for his television series Man vs Wild which ran from 2006-2011. In addition to Man vs Wild, Bear Grylls also had a couple other t.v. shows, one of which was called Worst-Case Scenario and it ran for 12 episodes in

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8 Amazing Backpacks That Can Save Your Life These 8 backpacks can rescue you from a wide variety of situations, including: school shootings, burning buildings, and boredom. SkySaver develops an extremely cool and innovative backpack that could save lives in a high rise disaster. The device works up to 25 stories and automatically lowers the

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Rappelling or abseiling is the technique used to descend a vertical drop that involves a controlled rope system and an anchor point. It is traditionally used by climbers when a cliff or slop is too steep to descend and rappelling is the only safe way down.  Rope access technicians also use this as a method to

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Unfortunately, the word ‘prepper‘ is now attached to several negative stereotypes and may conjure up images of camo-clad, gun slinging, bunker dwelling folks. This stereotype has been over-hyped in the media and in television shows such as National Geographic’s Doomsday Preppers, and has led many to denounce the prepper movement as “crazy”. In reality, preppers

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