Gun Safety

Statistics

  • Nearly 1,500 children under the age of 18 die from shootings every year.
  • Most American have guns more than dogs.
  • 1 in 3 families with children have at least one gun in their house.

Prevention

  • If a gun is in the house keep in unloaded and locked.
  • Guns should always be out of reach and sight of children.
  • Safety devices such as gun locks, lock boxes and gun safes should be used to hold every gun in the house.

Resources