Tag Archives: emergency preparedness

  • Visvim Law Enforcement Whistle: For Stylish Preparedness

    Visvim Law Enforcement Whistle: For Stylish Preparedness

    It’s a scary world out there, which explains the need for what’s commonly referred to as a “rape whistle“—if the going gets tough, the tough start blowing until a cop shows up. I don’t know how popular this particular principle is today, but now it has a high-fashion twist that brings it into the 21st […]

  • Minim+Aid Emergency Preparedness Kit From Nendo

    Minim+Aid Emergency Preparedness Kit From Nendo

    Invented in the wake of the devastating 2011 Great East Japan earthquake, Minim+Aid is an emergency preparedness kit that was developed with an eye toward versatility in a wide variety of emergency situations. Its main objective in those situations is for its features to include “the bare minimum necessary for a city-dweller to make it […]

  • Blackout Buddy H2O: Water-Powered Emergency Light

    Blackout Buddy H2O: Water-Powered Emergency Light

    It might look like a stick of deodorant for a robot, but the Blackout Buddy H2O from Eton is something much more practical for human purposes. It’s an emergency light source for power outages that only requires a bit of water to activate. I doubt I’d be able to adequately explain the science behind the […]