Some disasters are simply not survivable. But most are, and research on human behavior suggests that the difference between life and death often comes down to the simple – yet surprisingly difficult – task of recognizing threats before they overwhelm you, preparing adequately for them and then working through them as discrete challenges. The people who survive disasters and emergencies tend to be those who prepared for it, and they are more capable of making smart decisions under pressure because of their prior preparation. The ability to prepare for emergency is not a trait that some people are born with; almost anyone can learn them. Here you`ll learn how to prepare yourself for an emergency situation.