Gun Deaths Outpace Motor Vehicle Deaths in 12 States and the District of Columbia in 2010

May 01, 2013
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While motor vehicle-related deaths are on the decline as the result of a successful decades-long public health-based injury prevention strategy, firearm deaths continue unabated - the direct result of the failure of policymakers to acknowledge and act on this ubiquitous and too often ignored public health problem.