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Effectiveness of Blaze Orange

We know that failure to identify the target is one of the leading causes of firearms-related hunting incidents.

That's why we want to share the video The Effectiveness of Blaze Orange with those who visit our website.

This is a 5-minute video that offers an informative, accurate and engaging lesson about how blaze orange saves lives. The video shows how wearing fluorescent orange makes it easier for hunters to be seen. It will also show you how different patterns, fabrics and amounts of blaze orange can affect visibility.

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources encourages hunters to attend a Hunter Safety Education class and have a safe and fun hunting season.

This short hunter safety video provides tips about how wearing the right amount and kind of blaze orange can keep you safe in the field. To see more videos and take a state-approved hunter safety course, visit online. ​​​