"with the potential to save more lives: being able to store your firearm at work"
Riiiight, cause a gun in a car in a parking lot sure can save your life! How can open carry not save lives?
For one it could save you the many thousands of dollars of going to court for using your gun in self defense by avoiding the entire situation all together!
BG: "This guy looks like a good victim"
BG: *Sees gun* :what:
BG: "I'll just rob the next person that comes along, I mean, I don't want to get SHOT!"