A practical approach for training and everyday defensive gun use. You have made the decision to have a defensive handgun in your life. For most people I think that is a good decision. It isn’t without it’s complications, however. You must understand that an error in firearm safety could have consequences that last the rest of […]
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Your concealed carry permit is not enough! Really. Your concealed carry permit course didn’t fulfill the training that you really need to live a safer life. A CCW permit course is typically structured to meet a set of minimum requirements set forth by the State that issues your permit. Often times the course requirements never […]
Buying a gift for the firearm enthusiast in your life isn’t necessarily the easiest thing to do. Often times gun folks and people that are self-defense minded are fairly particular in the items that they trust their life to. With good reason of course. So what is a person to do? I have worked to […]
Some of the most popular concealed carry pistols on the market are single stack 9mm handguns. It isn’t much of a mystery why it is the case. When you consider the clambering, 9mm is the cartridge of the day. For good reason. The single stack configuration makes sense as well. In addition to being easy […]
You! Call 911! When you need help in an emergency situation you usually need it pretty quickly. Yet we know that once you call, you are on your own for minutes before help arrives. Minutes can seem like an eternity when lives are on the line, but so often people hesitate to call 911 when […]
[svp]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sivHW8dhbz8[/svp] We will speak with John Johnston of Ballistic Radio and talk about some of the outstanding guests he has had on Ballistic Radio and the lessons he has learned from them. I’m sure we will get off in the weeds a bit as well as we talk about the industry.
You are doing self defense wrong! Most defensive shooters out there are doing it wrong. By definition. If you are a defensive shooter, it means that you are specialized in a very specific area of defense. Shooting might be the most fun area to specialize in. It might be the sexiest. When you need shooting […]
Apex Tactical debuts new GLOCK Trigger Kit Your trigger is not the problem. YOU are the problem! Anyone that has spent much time reading the blog here at Safety Solutions Academy, listening to the SSA Podcast, or checking out what we do on YouTube probably knows my position on trigger modifications. If you have somehow […]
On episode 3 of the Protected Life Weekly we had planned to talk with Caleb Causey owner of Lone Star Medics and John Edeen an Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon and Membership Director of Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership about how you can make good decisions. In the hours leading up to the start of our broadcast […]
Would you shoot a guy in a wheeelchair? Many people are intolerantly devoted to their own prejudices. That is the definition of being a bigot. Bigotry is based on intolerance, a refusal to look at life from a logical standpoint. Bigotry is plain old ignorance. I recently wrote about bigotry in a blog article that […]