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Posts tagged "children’s weapon accident prevention act"
Help Prevent Child Gun Deaths: Support a CAP Law for NYS

Help Prevent Child Gun Deaths: Support a CAP Law for NYS

While New York State has one of the strongest gun safety laws in the country, the state needs child access prevention (CAP) and safe storage laws to prevent gun accidents among young children. CAP laws—already... Read More
Gun Accidents Highlight Need for Child Access Prevention

Gun Accidents Highlight Need for Child Access Prevention

Rather than being used for self-defense, guns in the home are 22 times more likely to be involved in accidental shootings, homicides, or suicide attempts. Many of these accidental deaths involve children–like the recent heartbreaking reports of a... Read More