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Insurance for Your Guns
Insurance for Your Guns
USCCA — February 3, 2019

People collect guns for many reasons, such as hunting, sporting, historical interest, home defense and self-defense. You may be wondering if your insurance covers loss of or damage to your guns. What about liability protection in the event of a firearm-related injury or accident? Review your current…

Ask an Attorney: What Is Self-Defense?
Ask an Attorney: What Is Self-Defense?
USCCA — February 2, 2019

In this week’s “Ask an Attorney” video, attorney Tom Grieve discusses what, exactly, a self-defense incident is and how it gets raised as a defense in criminal court. What Is Actually Considered a Self-Defense Incident? As a criminal defense attorney and former state prosecutor, Tom often…

Situational Awareness Is Fundamental
Situational Awareness Is Fundamental
John Caile — February 1, 2019

Take a look at the plethora of police-involved-shooting videos on the internet to see how quickly things can go bad (often with deadly results). You seldom have time to carefully consider your options; you have to act — immediately and decisively. Situational awareness can help. A Matter of Habit…

Hold Parents Responsible
Hold Parents Responsible
Rick Sapp — February 1, 2019

If we’re forced to surrender our firearms one day, it won’t be from one big gulp but rather the endless tiny bites of unlimited lawsuits, political backstabbing and extreme social challenge. It will feel like we were set upon by a swarm of gnats, but no one will honestly be…

Shooting With Your Eyes Closed?
Shooting With Your Eyes Closed?
Kevin Michalowski — January 31, 2019

Do you know what I like about George Harris? Everything! He is knowledgeable, articulate and backs up his words with proof. He has forgotten more about guns and firearms training than I will ever know. AND … despite being something like twice my age, he has more drive and energy…

IWB or OWB: That Is the Question
IWB or OWB: That Is the Question
Scott W. Wagner — January 31, 2019

My apologies to William Shakespeare, but the real question is, “How should you carry?” While there is plenty of discussion on inside-the-waistband (IWB) versus outside-the-waistband (OWB) carry, the details, advantages and disadvantages of each are often overlooked. Which handguns work best in OWB?…