Faced with a large number of victims of a natural or man-made disaster or mass violence, an unprepared person, as a rule, does not know what to do. Even people trained in the basics of first aid can get confused in a situation where a clear implementation of specific actions is necessary. This article will prepare you for emergency medical care. Be vigilant, because the lives of other people are in your hands.
If you think that the distress signals written in the sand or scrawled on the rocks are something outdated, from adventure novels, then you are deeply mistaken. When modern technology does not work and opportunities are limited, such techniques are the only way to inform searchers or rescuers about yourself. And it doesn't matter where exactly you are - in the city or in the deserted countryside. Your plan of action will depend primarily on methods of your search.
There are many people think that railroad accidents happen because of the poor condition of the rail track only in underdeveloped countries. In fact, trains go off the rails anywhere. Often, rail accidents happen as a result of human error. If the driver is distracted for a second, this can lead to a disruption in the movement of the train.
In unevenly heated moving air layers, an air funnel is formed, sweeping away everything in its path. The danger to people in such natural phenomena is the destruction of road and bridge pavements, structures, overhead power transmission and communication lines, ground pipelines, as well as damage to people by debris from destroyed structures, glass fragments flying at high speed. By studying this guide, you can prepare for an emergency, greatly increasing your chances of survival.
A blizzard has three damaging factors: wind, snow and frost. Together, they pose a serious threat to the health and life of people. Dozens of people become victims of such a disaster every year, and in order not to be among them, follow a few simple rules outlined in this article.