A close friend of mine who lives in northern California has a daughter who is twenty. She was on a camping trip with a few friends and while on a small hike she was attacked by a swarm of hornets. She ran away and in the process of getting stung well over 50 time she realized that she was alone...
Most of what I read about BOB's is stuff people need to hide from the masses.
What about the situations when you want to be found (e.g. natural disaster)?
I've put a few things in our BOB's so can signal for help if needed.
Signal flares (ground and parachute)