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Field reports: Hunting stand accidents are common, and the Wis. DNR has some safety tips

Published 11/10/2013, Duluth News Tribune

One in every three hunters who hunts from a tree stand will fall at some point in his or her hunting lifetime, according to a study cited by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Of those falls, 75 to 80 percent occur while the hunter is ascending or descending the tree.

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