Accidental Shootings a Common Cause of Disability
The United States is home to a peculiar phenomenon of young children and adults being shot accidentally by guns that are not safely stored or properly supervised. According to a new report, as many as 70% of accidental shootings involving children by friends, family and neighbors are entirely preventable.
The statistics were released as part of a report by Everytown for Gun Safety, which has some very grim statistics for children and parents.
According to the report: