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The Be SMART campaign was created to bring together all responsible adults to reduce the number of unintentional shootings that occur when children get ahold of an unsecured firearm. Sign up to learn more about how you can get involved in your community!



Be Smart: A conversation about kids, guns, and safety

Every year, at least 100 children age 17 and under die in unintentional shootings, and over 400 die by suicide with a gun. Many of these deaths are entirely preventable with responsible gun storage. We know we can keep our kids safer by introducing these five easy steps to parenting and everyday life:

#NotAnAccident

#NotAnAccident Index: At Least 27 Child Shootings in 2017

More than two million American children live in homes with unsecured guns. This interactive map tracks every publicly reported incident where a person age 17 or under unintentionally kills or injures someone.

Click here to navigate the interactive map.