Tndeer Logo

Page 2 of 2 <12
Topic Options
#3032131 - 11/13/12 08:35 PM Re: SAFETY REQUEST [Re: BSK]
Methane
4 Point


Registered: 09/25/06
Posts: 331
Loc: Franklin, TN

Offline
Here's a link to a brief article about a Middle TN hunter's fatal fall this past weekend.

http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2012/nov/13/fall-from-deer-stand-kills-columbia-hunter/

Top
#3032548 - 11/14/12 08:12 AM Re: SAFETY REQUEST [Re: Methane]
Smoked
4 Point


Registered: 09/22/11
Posts: 351
Loc: East TN

Offline
Glad you weren't hurt any worse than what you were, but I'm sure Dave would have giving you some more time off work if you would have just asked him, no need to fall out of your treestand lol.

Glad your O.k.

Top
#3032823 - 11/14/12 10:33 AM Re: SAFETY REQUEST [Re: Smoked]
Pursuit Hunter
8 Point


Registered: 10/01/08
Posts: 2086
Loc: Way out there

Offline
Glad you are OK and that you are sharing your lesson learned. The extra minute or two that it adds to climb with a harness attached is well worth it.

Can you share any more details about how the platform failed? There are lots of us on TnDeer who use Summits who would benefit from anything you know about the cause.
_________________________
One does not hunt in order to kill; on the contrary, one kills in order to have hunted - Jose Ortega y Gasset

http://www.pursuithunting.com
http://www.pursuitland.com

Top
#3033229 - 11/14/12 02:17 PM Re: SAFETY REQUEST [Re: Pursuit Hunter]
Winchester
Non-Typical


Registered: 12/05/03
Posts: 27878
Loc: TN

Offline
 Quote:
Can you share any more details about how the platform failed? There are lots of us on TnDeer who use Summits who would benefit from anything you know about the cause.

Good question as this is the 2nd one i have heard of coming apart just this year?

Glad your ok Backstraps!

Top
Page 2 of 2 <12


Moderator:  RUGER, Tennessee Todd, Unicam, Cuttin Caller, CBU93, stretch, Bobby G, TurkeyBurd, Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck, gtk 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4106599
RUGER
88400
Deer Assassin
65979
BSK
62020
Crappie Luck
51392
spitndrum
Newest Members
yarddawg54, schiesser, bigdoc, Bggamehunter, willy2763
13605 Registered Users
Who's Online
5 registered (gun nut, gil1, JCS, kentuckylakebuck, REN) and 74 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13605 Members
43 Forums
100233 Topics
1180122 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
December
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.004 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.