Since the law was enacted in 2016, 237 petitions have been filed out of concern for an individual's risk of inflicting self-harm and/or harm to others.
Dr. Frederick Rivara, UW Medicine's chief of general pediatrics, talks about why allowing 3D printing of guns is a bad idea.
Disregard for safety is 'fueling suicides' in Washington state, says lead UW researcher.
"Responsible gun owners lock up their guns," Mayor Jenny Durkan said at a news conference at Harborview Medical Center.
An estimated 3 million adult American handgun owners carry a firearm loaded and on their person on a daily basis; 9 million do so on a monthly basis, new research indicates.
Most are male, and cite protection as primary reason; 'significant' public health implications, researchers say.
About 61 percent of firearm owners in the U.S.