Handling firearms comes with substantial risk. Unfortunately, the risk doesn’t disappear just when we leave the range. Many unintended discharges (UDs) occur when people conduct dry fire practice. Unintended Discharges — There is a belief that only inexperienced or reckless gun owners have unintended discharges. But is this true? We searched the internet to find […]
Articles that emphasize and teach about firearm safety rules and issues at home, when carrying, and at the range.
As a trainer, I have had many , many people come through classes who have never ever held a gun or been on a range before. There are definitely some things you can do to lessen the anxiety and make that first trip
I hope it never happens to anyone, but reality says someone reading this post will arrive home to find signs that someone bre into their house. I know I’ll get some hate for this post, but that’s fine; it wouldn’t be the first time. I get it; you work hard for your stuff and […]
Chances are, you have heard someone say, ‘complacency kills!’ But this statement isn’t meant for us to take literally… right? Well, I actually think complacency can lead to tragic outcomes. Therefore, we should guard against it in all aspects of our lives. Complacency is common: Complacency is insidious and creeps up without us recognizing it. […]
Hosting some guests in your home? What are the best safety and tactical considerations when you have friends or family staying with you?
The shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on a movie set by actor/director Alec Baldwin prompts legitimate questions. For example, what kinds of guns and ammunition do actors use in movies? Are they real or prop guns? Do actors use live rounds, dummy rounds, or blanks? I’m not an actor. So I don’t have first-hand knowledge […]