It is vital that the tree stand you purchase is safe, strong, stable, and functional. When it comes to safety, your best assurance is to buy a tree stand that has the approval of the Tree Stand Manufacturer's Association (TMA). Tree stands that are certified by the TMA are commercially designed using the highest quality materials, and tested to meet high standards. Once you have found a tree stand that meets your requirements, you also want to check that the safe weight limit of the tree stand will support your weight.
We also suggest you check out our Technical Guide: 20 point safety checklist and also our Technical Guide: Tree Stand Safety
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