Survival Kit Requirements

This is a list of basic items that are recommended for a basic survival kit.  I am combining lists presented by the Department of Homeland Security and the American Red Cross.  Both agencies recommend that you have a disaster kit at home, work and in your car since you never know when a natural disaster will strike.  Some of the items listed are available through our website. Many of these items are available. in our HQ Store. Survival Kit Requirements First Aid Manual – FM 21-11 or Survival Manual – FM 21-76 First Aid kit Blanket Flash light w/extra batteries CPR face mask Cold pack Battery powered radio Shovel Knife Compass Booster cables Fire Extinguisher Flares or chemical lights Bottled water Non-perishable high energy food or canned foods Aspirin and gauze bandages  Other items recommend by Army/Navy retailers that I know are: Multi-tools Chemical defense (Pepper) sprays Water purification tablets Hand warmers Gloves Signal mirrors Face paint Magnesium Fire-starters P-38 Can openerSu Sleeping bag ...
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