tree stands http://wxpr.org en DNR-Take A Friend When Setting Up Tree Stands http://wxpr.org/post/dnr-take-friend-when-setting-tree-stands <p>Statewide, three hunters have died this year after they fell out of treestands. A DNR leader says most injuries and fatalities are preventable.</p><p>Jon King is DNR Hunter Education Administrator. He says for a purchased stand, take the time to read all the directions. He says setting it up alone is not advised...</p><p><i><u> </u></i></p><blockquote><p><i><u>"....we encouraging using the buddy system. Take somebody with you while you do this. When you're climbing in a tree stand and it's not attached to the tree, it could fall over on you and end up injuring you...."</u></i></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 21:25:31 +0000 Ken Krall 10290 at http://wxpr.org DNR-Take A Friend When Setting Up Tree Stands