The term “safe range” is based on the assumption that all shooting takes place in the direction of the targets, that users always keep their firearms unloaded and actions open when arriving or departing a range; that firearms are always unloaded except when the shooter is in position on the firing line; that users will use only firearms with which they are familiar and will always use the proper ammunition. There are more, but these assumptions are the basis of a good safety plan. Safety cannot be left to chance! ‘Me final step is to add enforcement. Enforcement ties the separate parts into a cohesive and workable safety plan. Remember, a range is only as safe as the manner in which it is used.