Iconic bridges symbolize many cities. But bridges and other structures don’t last forever. Here are 5 types of neglected infrastructure that can cause disaster.
Communities can’t avoid natural disasters, but they can effectively prepare. Learn about the planned disaster response that urban areas regularly practice.
Even the most carefully run business can fail in the blink of an eye. It might not be your fault, but if something major goes wrong, it could leave you dead in the water. You might be able to save yourself if you have a good amount of cash behind you, but for a lot of new businesses this is not the case. Here are some of the things you should try to prepare yourself for.
Surviving disasters and blackouts requires you to have access to the most essential items. Survival kits should be compact and preferably portable. You have to consider which supplies are most important and do away with what you do not need. Select the most important supplies that will keep you healthy, fed and hydrated.
Politicians have recognized small business owners as central to our economy and prosperity. They provide competition and prevent monopolies, they create jobs, and they help to keep America's economy diverse and healthy. Unfortunately, most people can't start a business with their own resources. The federal government and various state governments are willing to step up to the plate and help budding entrepreneurs start and run their small businesses for the sake of American prosperity.