Popular Mechanics has posted a list of twenty survival tips you want to know in order to stay safe when you're driving an ATV, fording a stream, or trying to outsmart a bear.

 

 

2. Don't Mess with Vending Machines.


You skipped lunch. You need a snack. You insert money into a vending machine, press the buttons, and nothing comes out. You get mad.

STAT: Vending machines caused 37 deaths between 1978 and 1995, crushing customers who rocked and toppled the dispensers. No recent stats exist, but the machines are still a danger.

DON'T: Skip lunch.