It’s a fact of life as old as the art of hunting and gathering. Hurling rocks, hurling spears, discus, logs, people, tables, boulders, seeds. There’s no judgment here as to what you hurl. But I will say, some methods for hurling things are better than others. Our arms can only get so strong; our bodies are limited machines when it comes to launching large objects over great distances. This is not what human beings were made for. So we made machines that were made to hurl things.
- Catapult technology, basic as it may seem compared to our computers and modern firearms, is still totally relevant today.
- The ancient Greeks developed the catapult, and it was present throughout almost every conflict in history from that point forward, and is still used in the modern age.
- But catapults are good for more than just destruction and the siege of cities. Even in a survival situation catapults can find a useful application.
"Catapults are more than simple siege engines – they are tools, and just like any tool they can be used for a wide variety of purposes."
The NuCam light bulb is revolutionary because it is not as high in price as many of the other ones out there on the market. Home cameras can become a little pricey and there are usually reoccurring costs to it. The NuCam camera offers a twist that is unlike all of the other cameras out there.
There is a free personal safety program for high school, seniors from Somerset County Police Academy. There are 2 free programs being held this Spring. The program is open to all of the graduating seniors from a county high school. The participants need only attend one of the events that is offered.
Anyone forced into a survival situation, is going to experience unimaginable stressors that will ultimately influence their thinking. The overwhelming amount of stress that a survival situation will produce, and how you ultimately respond to that stress, will be the determining factor in your ability to survive that situation.
- Survival, really being prepared to survive; means being able to control your fears, manage your emotions and put your ego in check.
- Anyone forced into a survival situation, is going to experience unimaginable stressors that will ultimately influence their thinking.
- Fear is a great factor that will debilitate some and drive others. Choose to survive and make your decisions accordingly. It's important to remain calm and rational.
"Having the knowledge of how to survive is important; having the will to survive is unquestionably the most significant factor in actual survival."
It's important to know how to defend yourself because you never know when you might be attacked, but there is more to developing the skills you need than you might think. The fundamentals are discussed here. You can learn this yourself. You could take a class or find info online.
- Knowing and practicing the fundamentals is vital to developing self-defense skills.
- At first blush, fundamentals look like a “crash course” in boxing or kickboxing. In a few hours, students learn a variety of pugilistic techniques and movement patterns.
- Fundamental are the mechanics of combative movement: positioning yourself, moving with balance and fluidity, and hitting with power, efficiency and resilience.
"In the case of self-defence, fundamentals are the basic principles of combative movement."
There is an all woman's safety and self defense class being planned. The class is going to teach women basic self defense so that they can better handle themselves if they are confronted with any kind of danger. The class is also offered to to young kids as girls aged 13 to 17 can also join the class.
You can add beauty to your home and also safety with the right kind of outdoor lighting. If you have the right outdoor lighting, it can really add a lot to your home and give it a lot more value than it has previously. LED lights are really great to have and they are very energy efficient. Technology is transforming the way lights function.
There are different devices out there which can help you protect yourself. Personal safety is important so you should know what thse are in case you want to use one. They are usually easy to find and to use but can make a big difference. It is definitely a good idea to consider carrying one.
- A growing number of people are buying and using personal panic alarms.
- Some can be worn like a wristwatch. Some look jewelry, sometimes high-end jewelry. There are jeweled pendants, even rings.
- There are also safety apps available for your mobile phone that can pinpoint your location and send help. You can also use it to track your child's whereabouts.
"Obviously this technology is not going to prevent an attack. The devices and apps are meant to be used if you believe you're in danger."
IP cameras designed for businesses and warehouses, home devices are usually much smaller, and often have mobile apps that let you keep tabs on home whenever and wherever you have an internet connection. An IP camera is simply a device which can transmit video data via any internet or data connection. They can feed back live video of your home wherever you are, capture video recordings when they detect movement, and even let you talk to people in your home. Everyone wants to know their home is safe and sound.
- Advancement in Home security cameras is incredible and they vary in price to fit most pocket books.
- Resolution and Storage: Higher quality resolution and additional storage with some models.
- If planning to install home security one should consider cameras with night vision as well. Cameras that are motion sensitive and what turns them on.
"It doesn’t matter whether you live in a single-room flat or a country estate: everyone wants to know their home is safe and sound whilst they’re away."
There have been fewer reported sexual assaults on college campuses, but that does not mean that the campus is safe. For parents that have kids that are going to college, they need to be aware of safety and understand that they need to take it seriously. There are many things to think about when going to college and safety is one of them.