Approximately 2,000 people get lost in the woods each year and about 20 kids are kidnapped in the US every day. In such situations, the first 72 hours are crucial to survival. How you improvize things around you and react can be the difference between life and death.
After studying situations wherein people survived even after getting trapped in life-threatening situations, Bright Side came up with a list of tricks and hacks that you must know in order to get out safely.
Having a fire in a survival situation is crucial for your wellbeing. It can be used not only to cook your food, but also to boil and disinfect water and to provide you with warmth. Fire can also be used to scare away wild animals if you happen to face any.
Using chewing gum wrappers and batteries