Be Safer
     Contact Information
     Do's and Dont's
     Safety Considerations
     First Aid Kits
     First Responder Information
     Have a Plan
     Packing Lists
     Routes and Maps
  Get Out
     Basic First Aid
     Land Navigation
     Trail Fixes / Repairs
     Vehicle Recovery
  Get Found
     Emergency Locators
     Marking and Signaling
     Stay or Go?
OffroadSafety is a privately maintained and funded project to help ensure the safety of all persons conducting legal recreational offroading activities. The information on this site is not intended to take the place of real medical assistance, but is designed to give you options. Reading through the information on these pages will help to show you that there are options out there if you find yourself or someone else in an emergency situation in an austere environment. We are not responsible for injuries or damages to yourself or others that may arise from the use of any of the information on this website.

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 A Few Tips:

Carbon Monoxide Can Kill

Ensure that you understand the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning and how you can reduce the risks while on the trail.


Heat Stroke Can Be Fatal

Signs and Symptoms of Heat Stroke: The casualty stops sweating (red [flushed] hot, dry skin).  He first may experience headache, dizziness, nausea, fast pulse and respiration, seizures, and mental confusion.  He may collapse and suddenly become unconscious.  THIS IS A MEDICAL EMERGENCY.