Emergency equipment for jounalists and videographers
Here is a list of recommended equipment if your a journalist of videographer shooting in disaster areas. Dont go to the Mountains or some desolate spot, for a video shoot without this equipment. also check out my video. this list is provided by Master Hughes a well known security expert that has provided training to international companies. Safety for film crews and videographes is good insurance and prevent up to 90 percent of attacks. Security training for news crews is often required before traveling overseas.
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Teams should work in teams of at least two and preferably three people during disasters one team member should carry a small first-aid kit and emergency bag and communication equipment.
Monitor road and other travel conditions and keep each other informed of changing conditions. Evacuation routes should be preplanned and updated as needed. Have an extraction plan for removing individuals at risk.
Press vehicles should be equipped with emergency gear, including a first-aid kit, road flares, and blankets. Know where to obtain emergency rentals of vehicles, and communication equipment.
Sugguested emergency equipment for jounalists and videographers video equipment when shooting video in disaster areas or the middle of nowhere.
Collapsible 1-liter Water Bottle
Compass and Thermometer
Small First Aid Kit and Over the
Counter Medications (Includes pain
relievers, antiseptics, anti-diarrheal,
Tow rope for vehicle
Tire repair kit.
In hip bag
Water filtration device.
Water proof matches flint and steel or lighter.
Sealed fire tender. small emergency rain coat.
Small stove foldable with tender.
Some dried food.
Mosquito dope for stopping disease spread by mosquitos.