Category Archives: Gun safety

“Should Gun Locks Be Mandated?”

Sometime today someone came by searching for “Mandae gun lockes.” It is no great secret that I buy a handgun from time to time, and thanks to people with no experience with either guns or locks, get a lock with … Continue reading

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“Should Children Be Exposed To Guns?”

Someone came by searching for “should children be exposed to guns?” That is a bit of a moot question. Unless you lock your children in a vault and never let them out, your children will be exposed to guns. So … Continue reading

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2 Rules Violations = 1 wounded daughter

UPDATE The child was reportedly treated at the Baylor Medical Center in Colleyville, and then flown to Children’s Medical Center in Dallas. Further information as I get ti, and prayers never hurt. [end] As we all know, the first rule … Continue reading

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Fatal Firearms Accident In Mississippi

WMC reports a 14 year old Walthall Count, Mississippi youth was fatally shot by his twin brother. The report does not clarify the circumstances, so I have no knowledge of the circumstances. Speaking generally… It is an unfortunate fact of … Continue reading

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Tragedy In Utah: 2 YO Grams Moms Gun, Kills Her

FOX News reports a two year old grabbed mom’s gun out of her purse, and pulled the trigger, killer her. That is a variant of the most common cause of similar accidents, an LEO coming off duty, dropping their duty … Continue reading

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Dog Shoots Owner

Another loaded chamber accident almost proved fatal for a Sheridan, Wyoming man whose dog fired the .300 Winchester Magnum rifle. Briefly quoting the FOX News report linked above: Fipps told the dog, whose name and breed were not known, to … Continue reading

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Fatal Hunting Accident In Utah

The Provo Herald reports a 57 year old hunter was fatally shot when a hunting companion slipped in mud and discharged his shotgun into the victim’s back. Probably a “finger on the trigger” situation but the Herald report does not … Continue reading

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Fortunately, This Is A Very Rare Event

A Massachusetts hunter is facing multiple charges after accidentally a man running in the woods with his dog. Apparently, Tqaxachusetts law enforcement intends to throw the book at the hunter. Briefly quoting the WCVB report linked above: Houle faces multiple … Continue reading

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Remington To Replace Model 700 Triggers

A Comcast tentacle, CNBC, reports Remington has agreed to replace millions Model 700 triggers. Briefly quoting the anti-gun outlet’s report, linked above: Under the settlement, which still must be approved by a judge, Remington has agreed to retrofit the rifles … Continue reading

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Remington 887TM Recall

Remington is recalling all Model 887TM’s made from December 1, 2013 through November 24, 2014. Outdoor Wire has the story, and if you have an 887TM here is the link to the story. Not all 887TM’s are subject to this … Continue reading

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