The Illustrated Manual of Personal Safety and Survival: Better Safe, Not Sorry

The Illustrated Manual of Personal Safety and Survival: Better Safe, Not Sorry

by Rob Brandt, David Bramwell
     
 


Using state-of-the-art 3D computer animation, this book is a stylish and practical manual that instructs users on how to read the warning signs of danger and survive accidents. Sequential illustrations with brief, clearly presented captions rapidly take readers through safety and survival steps. Danger situations and how to handle them are divided into general… See more details below

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Using state-of-the-art 3D computer animation, this book is a stylish and practical manual that instructs users on how to read the warning signs of danger and survive accidents. Sequential illustrations with brief, clearly presented captions rapidly take readers through safety and survival steps. Danger situations and how to handle them are divided into general categories that include . . .

  • first aid
  • self-defense
  • street-wise safety precautions
  • vacation and travel security routines
  • vehicle safety
  • fire and emergency situations
  • defense against terrorism
Instructions cover a diversity of both minor and serious problems including . . .
  • insect stings
  • eye injuries
  • heat stroke
  • escaping attacks from muggers
  • taking safety precautions at ATM machines
  • securing one's home or apartment against intruders
  • traveling with valuables
  • defensive driving in snow, ice, or fog
  • evacuating burning buildings
  • coping with earthquakes, floods, and hurricanes, and much more
Here is quick, easy-to-grasp visual information in a spiral-bound book that can be kept at the bedside table, an automobile glove compartment, or in travel luggage.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764157783
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/15/2004
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 7.62(h) x 0.61(d)

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