Blog Hunter Safety Tips

Hunter Safety Tips

September 25, 2020 · Personal Lines

With hunting season kicking off, the woods are full of eager hunters, watching and waiting for the perfect opportunity to take a shot at their target. Hunting season is an exciting time for the outdoor fan, it’s imperative that safety be the number one priority. When it comes to safety, the old saying remains true: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

Have questions?
Contact us today.

Phone: (601) 636-5560

Please note: coverage cannot be bound or altered online. A service representative will need to contact you to finalize your request.

A few reminders for hunters

Following these important hunter safety tips will help ensure that you have a safe season. Happy Hunting!

  • Check weather conditions before going out.
  • Inform others of where and when you will be hunting.
  • Be familiar with the area.
  • Always keep the barrel of your firearm pointed in a safe direction.
  • Firearms should be unloaded when not in use.
  • Dress appropriately, be prepared for weather changes.
  • Wear hunter orange.
  • Check hunting equipment, make sure it is in proper working order.
  • Carry a first aid kit.
  • Clearly identify your target.

Protect your possessions

While most homeowner’s insurance policies provide some protection for your prized possessions, many also have limitations on coverage amounts. If you have questions or would like to get a quote on insurance give us a call at Hennessey, Thames & Leavitt Insurance Agency in Vicksburg, Ms. You can reach us by phone at 601-636-5560, by email at info-hennessey@leavitt.com or come by and see us at 1001 Belmont Street. Check us out on Facebook or our website leavitt.com/vicksburg.