Firearm Safety

Most Important Gun Safety Rules

  1. All guns are always loaded!
  2. Never aim or point the barrel of any firearm at anything you are not willing to destroy.
  3. Keep your finger off of the trigger until your sights are on the correct target.
  4. Be sure of your target and what is behind it.

 

Safe Home Checklist

  • Firearms kept for security reasons are fully controlled at all times.
  • Firearms are securely stored in a location inaccessible to children and other unauthorized persons.
  • Sporting firearms are immediately cleaned and placed in secure storage when they are returned from hunting or target shooting.
  • When firearms are removed from storage, they are always carefully checked to confirm that they are unloaded.
  • Ammunition is stored under lock and key, separately¬†from firearms.
  • The owner’s manual that came with the firearm must be read and understood.