TO FIRE. Ensure that other objects do not touch the trigger.
• ALWAYS BE SURE OF YOUR TARGET AND WHAT IS BEYOND IT. Always be sure of where the bullet will strike and shoot only where there is a safe backstop free of obstructions, water or other surfaces which can cause ricochets. Do not fire into the sky.
• NEVER DISASSEMBLE YOUR HANDGUN OR MANIPULATE THE INTERNAL COMPONENTS OF YOUR HANDGUN BEYONE the field stripping procedure outlined in this manual. Improper disassembly or manipulation of your handgun may be dangerous and can lead to serious injury or death.
• NEVER CARRY OR STORE A FIREARM with the hammer or striker in the cocked position.
• NEVER ALLOW A FIREARM TO BE USED BY INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE NOT READ THESE FIREARMS SAFETY RULEi and do not understand its safe operation and the rules of safe gun-handling.
• BE SURE ALL ACCESSORIES, SUCH AS HOLSTERS AND GRIPS, ARE COMPATIBLE with the handgun and that the accessories do not interfere with safe operation.
• ALWAYS USE THE CORRECT AMMUNITION FOR YOUR PARTICULAR FIREARM as indicated by the marking on the barrel. Never use non-standard, reloaded, or "handloaded" ammunition which has not been subjected to internal ballistic pressure testing.
• ALWAYS HAVE ADEQUATE VENTILATION.
Discharging firearms in poorly ventilated areas, cleaning firearms, or handling ammunition may result in exposure to lead and other substances known to cause birth defects, reproductive harm, and other serious physical injury. Review the warnings and labels for all ammunition and cleaning products carefully. Wash hands thoroughly after exposure.
• NEVER USE ALCOHOL OR DRUGS BEFORE OR WHILE SHOOTING. Do not use your firearm if you are on any medication which impairs, even slightly, your mental or physical ability.
• ALWAYS WEAR EYE AND HEARING PROTECTION SPECIFIED FOR FIREARM USE every time you discharge your firearm. Make sure others in the vicinity of where you will be shooting do so as well.
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