BASIC RULES OFFIREARM SAFETY
Properly used, a well-made rearm can provide a lifetime of enjoyment and safe recreational activity. It can also be a valu-able tool for hunting, pest control, or the protection of yourself and your loved ones. However,
responsibility and commonsense
must go hand-in-hand with your possession and useof rearms. As a law abiding gun owner and user,
mustassume responsibility for the safe handling, safe use, and safestorage of your rearms.Reading this safety booklet is a good start. You must also readand understand the
provided with your STEYRrearm. Unless you are already experienced with rearms andhave had hands-on instruction in their use,
you should take aclass in rearms safety, storage and handling from a certiedinstructor BEFORE you load, re or use your new rearm
. Con-tact your local shooting range, gun dealer, police department,or the National Rie Association at 703-267-1000 to nd outwhere such classes are offered in your area.Safety
be produced by the mechanical safety deviceson your rearm, or by your rearm’s quality or cost.
Firearmssafety depends on YOU!