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The Cardiac Box: A Vulnerable Target, and How Body Armor Can Help

The Cardiac Box: A Vulnerable Target, and How Body Armor Can Help

Protecting the cardiac box with body armor is a critical aspect of ensuring the safety of law enforcement officers and first responders.
Staying Safe on the Job: Body Armor for Security Guards

Staying Safe on the Job: Body Armor for Security Guards

Are you looking for the best body armor to keep you safe on the job? Look no further! We have solutions for all situations and environments. Investing in the right body armor is crucial to staying safe in high-risk situations.
Best Body Armor For Home Defense

Best Body Armor For Home Defense

Body armor is commonly used by Police, military personnel, or...

Best Body Armor For Civilians

Best Body Armor For Civilians

Figuring out body armor when you’re in the military is...

Best Body Armor For Law Enforcement

Best Body Armor For Law Enforcement

Not all body armor is created equal and not all...

Why Should I Wear Level 4 Body Armor?

Why Should I Wear Level 4 Body Armor?

We have the industry leading warranty on our Level IV plates (10 years!), which is about 5 years longer than what you’ll find with the majority of our competitors. 
Level III+ vs Level IV Body Armor | Which Should Federal Agents Wear?

Level III+ vs Level IV Body Armor | Which Should Federal Agents Wear?

Level III+ Body Armor will give federal law enforcement agents the best chance to defeat the dozens of bullets that will penetrate standard NIJ Level III body armor.
Best Level 4 Body Armor for the DOD Interceptor Vest

Best Level 4 Body Armor for the DOD Interceptor Vest

For all of my fellow veterans, an interceptor body armor plate carrier system is all we know about how armor should fit, feel, and weigh. What I didn’t know until I was a civilian is that Interceptor body armor doesn't have to be super heavy, awkward, and uncomfortable.
What you Need To Know Before Buying a Bulletproof Vest

What you Need To Know Before Buying a Bulletproof Vest

Not too long ago, we wrote a blog answering the...

Level 3 Body Armor Frequently Asked Questions

Level 3 Body Armor Frequently Asked Questions

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.

Armor Piercing Ammo vs Body Armor

Armor Piercing Ammo vs Body Armor

During your hunt for ammunition, if you happen to stumble...

What Goes Into Plate Carrier Setup?

What Goes Into Plate Carrier Setup?

The first question that needs to be asked when talking...