By Ken Jorgustin – Modern Survival Blog
There are a lot of factors that will affect whether or not someone will panic in an emergency. Ultimately, one never knows until a real condition arises. To practice, to drill, to train, to learn solutions to potentially disastrous scenarios, the ability to adapt, to think on your feet, to think scenarios through ahead of time, etc.. all of the above should help.
A major problem often arises when someone has not ever even considered what they would do if ‘this’ were to happen or ‘that’ were to happen. Having said that though, it does apparently come more natural for some than others (the ability to ‘not panic’, to correctly assess and act).
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