Certain gun storage practices can reduce risk of youth suicide and accidental injuries
Seattle—Keeping a gun locked, unloaded, and storing ammunition in a locked and separate location can lower the risk of unintentional injuries and suicide among youth, according to a study in the February 9 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
American Academy of Pediatrics
Utah Department of Health Violence and Injury Prevention Program
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Center to Prevent Youth Violence