The high safety rate of hunting

The words “hunting” and “safety”  are often found together as many within the sport strive to make it safer.

Often maligned as dangerous, hunting is actually safer than many other hobbies and pursuits...like golf and cherrleading.

So, how safe is hunting? Here’s what the National Shooting Sports Foundation has to say.

You are 11 times more likely to be injured playing volleyball.

25 times more likely to be injured cheerleading or bicycle riding.

34 times more likely to be injured playing soccer or skateboarding

105 times more likely to be injured playing tackle football.

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE FROM THE NSSF STUDY.

Still, one hunting accident is too many. Hope everyone has a safe remainder of the season.

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