A method for carrying your EDC
- Backpack, messenger bag, briefcase, etc.
Common items that you will use throughout your day
- Cell phone/charger
- Wallet (with cash, ID, credit cards)
- Bottle of water
- Tablet or laptop
- Tissue packet
- Pocket knife
- Thumb drive with backup files
Emergency items that you may not use often but which would come in handy in a disaster
- Matches or lighter
- Safety pin
- Packet of aspirin
Note that everyone's EDC will be different based on the items they are most likely to use. Also note that you don't want this bag to weight 20 pounds. It isn't your BOB, it is simply a few useful items that you will use during the normal course of your day (plus a few extras).