HealthCommentary

Exploring Human Potential

NEJM Weighs in on Preventing Gun Violence

Posted on | September 27, 2018 | 1 Comment

In an article this week on prevention of gun violence , Garen Wintemute offers this list of solutions:

ACTIONS TO PREVENT FIREARM VIOLENCE

  • Improve background-check policies
  • Require background checks for private-party transfers
  • Require state and local agencies to report prohibiting events
  • Fully implement the existing federal background-check requirement
  • Clarify definitions of prohibiting events
  • Strengthen enforcement efforts
  • Consider a permit-to-purchase approach
  • Prohibit release of firearms until background checks are completed
  • Enact gun-violence restraining order policies

Comments

One Response to “NEJM Weighs in on Preventing Gun Violence”

  1. uvas
    October 1st, 2018 @ 8:04 am

    Thanks for sharing your information more details garbha sanskar in india

Leave a Reply





Show Buttons
Hide Buttons