Category Archives: Gun safety

Why Children Should BE Taught Gun Safety Before Age 6

A Daily Mail report points up the importance of teaching small children the rudiments of gun safety well before they attend kindergarten. Watching videos like this many be a bit painful for parents, but they work wonders at saving children’s … Continue reading

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Colorado Tragedy Should Be A reminder To All Of Us

A Colorado son is dead and a father is grieving after an apparent “mistaken identy shooting.” Fox News reports a father though his son was a home invader and the rest followed. Those cases are rare; backing over unseen children … Continue reading

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“Deaths Per Year Because Of Guns?”

Someone stopped by searching for “deaths per year because of guns.” Since a gun has no more will or volition than any other tool, a “death because of a gun” would have to be set up by something exterior to … Continue reading

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If Sm,all Children Can Be Taught This…

Someone left a comment that no one should be allowed to touch a gun until they are 21 – for safety. Gun safety is neither rocket science nor classical music. If even very young and very gifted children can be … Continue reading

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The Four Rules Of Gun Safety

WuChang has a comment and a link to Concealed Carry Nation share this morning, to wit Funny how my stock 5 lb trigger pull Glock Model 26 has NEVER fired without my finger on the trigger……. Ms Healey might heed … Continue reading

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#2 Today: Drug Dick Dinked By Discharge

KCCI reports a a detective returning a gun to holster after an arrest shot himself in the leg. Briefly quoting the KCCI report linked above: According to the release, the handgun of one of the officers then went off as … Continue reading

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Since Guns Are Everywhere, How Do You Break People Of Guns?

Someone stopped by searching for “breaking people of guns.” Well, with dangers everywhere, and guns being the most effective lifesaver for most situations, you do not want to discourage people from using guns, or from learning how to use guns … Continue reading

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“Range Of A .38 Special From A Rifle”

Someone stopped by searching for “killing range of a .38 special from a rifle.” That becomes a matter of how far you can maintain a “killing aim” more than a matter of the capability of the cartridge. Add to the … Continue reading

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Gun Safety Student Has NID, Instructor Killed

An Ohio gun dealer who was when a student in his gun safety class hand a “Not Intentional Discharge with the bullet striking him in the neck. Briefly quoting the FOX report linked above: The owner of an Ohio gun … Continue reading

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Safety Rules Are There For A Reason, violators Pay dearly

This FOX News report reminds me very much of a limerick learned many years ago: There was a young lady of Niger Who smiled as she rode on a tiger; They returned from the ride With the lady inside, And … Continue reading

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