The Emergency Survival Manual

300+ Life-Saving Tips & Skills

Written By: The Editors of Outdoor Life, Joseph Pred
Who’s better suited to write a book about handling emergencies than an Emergency and Risk Management Consultant and the CEO of Mutual Aid Response Services (MARS)? Joseph Pred is the go-to-guy for assessing and handling emergencies—and a former Emergency Services manager for Burning Man.  When you combine his knowledge with that of the experts at Outdoor Life magazine what do you get? An epic book filled with lifesaving skills, from assessing an emergency to handling a house fire to splinting a limb to surviving a tsunami. This book also covers what to do before the first responders arrive…or if they never do, as well as more everyday first-aid assistance. 

When disaster strikes you want to be ready, and you can be with The Emergency Survival Manual. With high-quality design, intricate detail, and a new, portable, paperback format, this manual is the perfect gift!
Format: Softbound
Publication Date: 9/29/2020
ISBN: 9781681885315
Pages: 224
Trim Size: 6.75 x 8.5 x .6

  • About the Author 
  • Press
The Editors of Outdoor Life, : Outdoor Life magazine draws upon over 100 years of the magazine’s authority in all things outdoorsman—plus author Joseph Pred’s extensive knowledge in emergency response and first aid. Outdoor Life provides monthly articles on hunting and fishing, wilderness savvy, and guns and gear to a readership of 800,000.Tim MacWelch is a survival expert and the New York Times bestselling author of Prepare for Anything, Hunting and Gathering, How to Survive Anything, and Winter Survival Handbook.

For over 110 years, Outdoor Life has provided outdoor and urban survival expertise to millions of readers. Their authors have written on everything from disaster preparedness to subsistence hunting and fishing, to which guns to use against the undead (really!).

Joseph Pred, : Joseph Pred is a trained EMT, hazardous materials technician, and disaster-management specialist whose expertise also encompasses public health, risk management, and fire safety. He was the head of all public safety and emergency services for the annual Burning Man festival for 18 years, an ongoing experiment in community and outdoor survival in a harsh desert environment.