The dangers of non-powder firearms

Non-powder weapons have become a persistent threat in today’s society. They are found outside of competitive sports at an increasing rate, being misused among young individuals, and have emerged in Canadian criminal activity. In some cases, misuse of these weapons has...

Violence, Firearms and Life Expectancy in Mexico

Violence in Mexico has caused a large number of victims, mostly related to the use of firearms (FA). This paper analyses the trend in FA-related mortality in Mexico in the last 15 years and its impact on life expectancy in Mexico, and its 32 states, in the 2001–2003...