The Leading Causes of Tree Stand Accidents

Tree stands allow hunters to get a better view of their prey from above, but they’re also a leading cause of hunting accidents and injury. According to the University of Wisconsin, 55% of tree stand accidents have resulted in serious spinal injury. Read on to learn more about the leading causes of tree stand accidents.…

Texas Township, PA – Hunter Killed in Portable Propane Heater Explosion

Texas Township, PA (December 20, 2019) – A man from Florida hunting in northeastern Pennsylvania was killed on Saturday, December 14th when his portable propane heater exploded.  This incident delineated Pennsylvania’s third deadly hunting incident inside of a week. Chiefland resident Gregory Scheer, 81, was hunting from a ground blind in Texas Township when the…

Recall Issued for DIANA – Defective Air Rifle

Unexpected Discharge The Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a recall on the DIANA Stormrider Gen 2 Air Rifle. They say that the rifle can unexpectedly discharge even if the safety is engaged, which could result in a serious injury or death. The CPSC suggests consumers immediately stop using the rifle, and contact Air Venturi…

What to do after a Tree Stand Injury

Knowing what to do after a tree stand injury can not only help save your life but also help your attorney secure the compensation you may need later on to overcome your injuries. Call For Help From a strict safety standpoint, carrying a mobile phone with you when you hunt is a potential life-saving connection.…

How to Prevent Firearm Accidents

Every year, children are injured in firearm accidents that happen in the home. These accidents can be deadly and even in cases where everyone survives, they can lead to serious injuries. Loss of limbs, devastating fractures, damages to vital organs, paralysis and disfigurement can all result from a firearm. Centerfire weapons, those that fire a bullet with a center primer,…

Tim Monsees of Monsees & Mayer Provides Valuable Information and Advice about Tree Stand Accidents in recent Super Lawyers Article

For years, the law firm of Monsees & Mayer has provided individuals in the Kansas City area with practical advice and superior representation for personal injury and accident cases resulting from negligence or wrongdoing from another party. Due to the dedication of the attorneys, and the entire staff, Timothy W. Monsees, a co-founder of the Monsees…