Provide a complete set of instructions to anyone borrowing your stand, or to pass on when selling the treestand. Failure to read and follow instructions could result in injury or death.
Never modify your stand in any way by making repairs, replacing parts, altering, adding or attaching anything to it except if explicitly authorized in writing by the manufacturer.
Never use a homemade stand
Never use a treestand while taking drugs( even prescription drugs) or alcohol and never use a treestand when feeling ill, nauseous or dizzy.
Never use a treestand if you have a prior medical condition that could cause a problem such as a heart condition, joints that lock-up, spinal fusions, etc. or if you are not well rested.