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The NRA's record on gun safety

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Accidental shooting deaths have declined since 1981, with just 609 nationwide in 2010, the last year of available data. To say it another way, accidental deaths from guns have fallen nearly 70 percent in the last 30 years.
This incredible success story has not received much attention because it is attributable, in large measure, to efforts of the NRA's education and training division, which has led the way in providing firearm training to millions of men, women and children.

Read the article: The Star Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.