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A pivot safety is a pivoting lever or tab that blocks the trigger or firing pin. Located on the frame (blocks trigger) or on the bolt or slide (blocks firing pin), it is common on handguns and bolt-action rifles.

Pivot Bolt Safety
Pivot Slide Safety