The Vital Four ACTS of Firearm Safety


A ssume every firearm is loaded
C ontrol the muzzle direction at all times
T rigger finger must be kept off the trigger and out of the trigger guard
S ee that the firearm is unloaded, PROVE it safe


P oint the firearm in the safest available direction
R emove all ammunition
O bserve the chamber
V erify the feeding path
E xamine the bore