See our Immunity Statutes / Manufacturer Litigation policy summary for further information.

Massachusetts has no law providing immunity to the firearms industry. See the Locking Devices section for information on the liability of manufacturers, importers and sellers of handguns or large capacity weapons that do not include or incorporate safety devices.

For detailed information about government and private party lawsuits against the gun industry, the status of litigation involving gun industry immunity statutes in various states, or pending gun industry immunity legislation, visit the Brady Center’s Legal Action Project and the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence’s Gun Industry Immunity page.