The Effect of Child Access Prevention Laws on Non-Fatal Gun Injuries

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Jeff DeSimone; Sara Markowitz;
(2005)
  • Subject:
    • jel: jel:I1 | jel:K3
    mesheuropmc: complex mixtures | human activities | health care economics and organizations | parasitic diseases

Many states have passed child access prevention (CAP) laws, which hold the gun owner responsible if a child gains access to a gun that is not securely stored. Previous CAP law research has focused exclusively on gun-related deaths even though most gun injuries are not f... View more
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