10 Commandments of Firearm Safety
1st Commandment - Always keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction.
2nd Commandment - Firearms should be unloaded when not actually in use.
3rd Commandment - Don't rely on your gun's safety.
4th Commandment - Be sure of your target and what's beyond it.
5th Commandment - Use Proper Ammunition.
6th Commandment - If your gun fails to fire when the trigger is pulled, handle with care.
7th Commandment - Always wear eye and ear protection when shooting.
8th Commandment - Be sure the barrel is clear of obstructions before shooting.
9th Commandment - Unless you are a factory trained gunsmith, don't alter or modify your gun and have it serviced regularly.
10th Commandment - Learn the mechanical and handling characteristics of the firearm you are using.