Please note, the concealed carry safety feature is not designed for long term storage or for all temporary storage situations. Each handbag owner to must use her best judgment and take necessary precautions to ensure safe safety device/firearm ownership and storage. If you are not sure of the steps to take to achieve safe storage for your circumstances, consult the guidance of a firearms safety expert. Remember, your safety device, and anything that happens with it, is your liability. Please stay safe.