Mother Nature doesn't always play nice.
From earthquakes to forest fires, there are plenty of potentially lethal events she throws at us.
But listen to the advice of survival experts such as Lloyd Figgins and Ed Stafford, and you will stand a chance. Here they impart their wisdom on making it out of natural disasters alive.
There are thousands of earthquakes around the world every day. However, most are not sizeable enough to cause damage and some won't even be felt.
According to the US Geological survey, around 275 of these will be large enough to be felt by humans.