safety harness

Vest-style harness systems are popular today because the straps are enclosed, the vest is easy to wear and they fit under shirts or jackets.

Do You Really Want to Die While Deer Hunting?

The stories about deer hunters falling from treestands and sustaining severe injuries or dying usually are the ones we hear about in the news media or at outdoors shows. During my newspaper writing career I wrote several of these stories. I hated it. I knew there was a family involved that might be reliving...

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Two Pounds That Could Save Your Life

Let’s face it, safety harnesses can be a pain in the butt. Some are too bulky, others are too restrictive. Here’s one that is so light that you might not even know you’re wearing it! Hunter Safety System’s new Ultra-Lite Flex is lightweight at just 2.5 pounds and flexible to give you comfort yet...

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Remember Safety Harness When Hanging Treestands

The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission’s “Home From The Hunt” safety campaign is reminding hunters to be cautious when setting up treestands prior to deer season. “Every year someone is injured in a treestand-related incident before deer season opens,” said Travis Casper, state hunter education coordinator. “We need hunters to practice treestand safety at...