Preparation and Survival Task #2 Contact Information, Emergency Numbers and Alert Flow; IRP and ERP.

Bob Mayer
3 min readNov 16, 2020

Unless you plan on being totally alone in an emergency there are others who are on your “A-Team”.

A-TEAM refers to the people you will be with during an emergency/disaster. In Special Forces, the core operational element is the A-Team. For many of us that means our family. For others, it could be a group of people we’ve coordinated with beforehand (more on that shortly). In an emergency it could also be the people we’re trapped with. I use this term instead of…

Bob Mayer

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