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survival bag

n
(Mountaineering) a large plastic bag carried by climbers for use in an emergency as protection against exposure
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This week he has asked people to donate survival bags for the homeless to help them get through the winter.
Without moving her, we constructed a makeshift tent from plastic survival bags and awaited the cavalry.
"This group of girls also found out that when the sun goes down and you stop moving, it can rapidly become a lot cooler - they were equipped for that and did find they needed to put extra jackets on and use their survival bags to keep warm, even after the hottest day of the year."
The former marine reservist was taken ashore by the Humber Coast Guard where he was given gloves to warm his hands and wrapped in survival bags before he was driven home by the Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade.
Yet we held on to our survival bags for the whole day--if you're taking on an endurance challenge out of season, it pays to prioritise your safety and carry that little bit extra.
Aquaboxes contain a water filtration and purification system and survival bags, including tools and cooking utensils.
The teams say Blizzard Survival Bags will save weight and space as well as providing better casualty care.
We were well-equipped with plenty of food and survival bags."
Residents of Australia's largest city are being urged to create survival bags to prepare for terrorist attacks and other emergencies under a campaign launched yesterday.
"Our new mum survival bags have gone down really well.
"We had sleeping bags on the floor and survival bags wrapped around us, and we huddled together."