Read this piece about children gun deaths since Newtown. “Whether by malice or tragic mistake, the day-to-day toll of children dying from guns goes on.” http://bit.ly/1dlqZuT
Please watch this important segment on HuffPost Live about Children and Guns featuring ASK Spokesmom Ann Marie Crowell. “It’s a story we hear in the news too often: that a child comes across an unlocked firearm, and a tragic accident occurs. We talk to parents and family members who have lost a young loved one [...]
Read about this important new study from Pediatrics on child gunshot injuries. “‘Although gunshot injuries accounted for only 1 percent of injured children, they were associated with more than 20 percent of deaths after injury.’ In other words, a child who is shot is far more likely to die or suffer serious consequences than one [...]
Important article on how unintentional shootings of children are more common than previously reported. Read the article here.