ShotStop Blog

Level 3+ Vs. Level 4 Body Armor | Which Armor is Better for Every Day Protection?

Level 3+ Vs. Level 4 Body Armor | Which Armor is Better for Every Day Protection?

If you give our plates a chance,we’re confident that we can provide the best Level 3+ and Level 4 body armor for your mission.
What are the Top 7 Concerns for Police Officers When Choosing Armor? PERF & BJA National Survey Results

What are the Top 7 Concerns for Police Officers When Choosing Armor? PERF & BJA National Survey Results

The Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) is an independent organization...

What is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)? Why It's Important to Ballistic Protection

What is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)? Why It's Important to Ballistic Protection

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is the official organization responsible for setting standards in the commercial, technical, and industrial industries worldwide.

Are Bulletproof Backpacks Legal?  FInd the answers to all your Bulletproof Backpack questions with ShotStop®

Are Bulletproof Backpacks Legal? FInd the answers to all your Bulletproof Backpack questions with ShotStop®

For example, according to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), a student is most likely to encounter a school shooting in one of 4 places; The parking lot (21%), Classroom (10%), Beside Building (10%), or the Hallway (9%). 
Ultimate Level 3 Body Armor Q&A | ShotStop

Ultimate Level 3 Body Armor Q&A | ShotStop

Level 3 body armor is becoming more popular than Level 3A body armor because of the advancements in technology. As technology improves, companies are able to make stronger, more durable, and lightweight armor than in previous years.
Bug Out Backpack | Best Body Armor for a Family Emergency Kit

Bug Out Backpack | Best Body Armor for a Family Emergency Kit

We encourage everyone to consider buying some form of ballistic protection, whether it be a ballistic backpack insert or body armor plates to add to their bug out bag.
New NIJ Standards for Level IIIA and Level III | Understanding NIJ HG & RF Standards

New NIJ Standards for Level IIIA and Level III | Understanding NIJ HG & RF Standards

The average warranty for a Level IV body armor plate is 3-5 years. ShotStop® offers a 10 year warranty on both of our Level IV plates. 
Is Level 4 Body Armor Legal For Civilians?

Is Level 4 Body Armor Legal For Civilians?

Shotstop® not only provides the lightest and thinnest Level 4 body armor, but we also offer the best and most exclusive warranty program on the planet (10 years for Level 4). 
Best Lightweight Level 4 Body Armor | Interceptor Body Armor

Best Lightweight Level 4 Body Armor | Interceptor Body Armor

Give Shotstop® a chance to impress your soldiers and let them see what  the most advanced ballistic protection plates look and feel like. We’re confident that this will be the best lightweight Level 4 body armor you’ve ever used in your Interceptor system.
Best Body Armor for Law Enforcement | Level IIIA Vs. Level III & Level IV

Best Body Armor for Law Enforcement | Level IIIA Vs. Level III & Level IV

Many of our readers have seen our blogs on the...

Best Lightweight Level 3 Body armor

Best Lightweight Level 3 Body armor

Everyday before I think about a topic to research and...

Best Body Armor | Which Armor Should Small and Big Guys Wear?

Best Body Armor | Which Armor Should Small and Big Guys Wear?

We often write about the specifics of our body armor, but rarely about the outliers who need to wear the smallest or largest of plates. This blog is about finding the best body armor for big and small guys/girls.