Preventing firearm injury and death

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Other
Author:  Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
Publisher:  Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

This webpage features collected resources related to prevention strategies addressing firearm injuries.  Includes position statements and federal papers, as well as evidence-based strategies, mental health and preparedness resources, and academic research on preventing firearm-related injuries and deaths. The webpage contains a section on the types of laws being introduced in states to assist state health agencies and others in understanding national trends and emerging issues surrounding firearms.