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Choosing the Best Bulletproof Backpack

How to Choose the Best Bulletproof Backpack? Bulletproof backpacks have become the most sought after type of body armor. When it comes to choosing what bulletproof backpacks to use, the level of protection features prominently. Bulletproof backpacks have been recently gaining popularity in the wake of recent mass ballistic attacks. Parents are growing wary and will do everything it takes to protect their school-going children. Getting bulletproof backpacks on their backs is one of the best ways of ensuring they stay protected at all times. Protection Levels In the sections below, we are going to explore various factors that you should consider while shopping for a bulletproof backpack. As mentioned above, the aim is to ensure the backpack you get...

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Choosing the Best Bulletproof Helmets

Best Bulletproof Helmets Bulletproof helmets are some of the most sought-after types of body armor. Your head is arguably the most vulnerable part of your body while you are facing ballistic threats. A shot to the head is more often than not fatal. Bulletproof helmets are a must-have for security personnel involved in combat. The helmets can protect against fragments and shrapnel as well. Bulletproof helmets are subject to NIJ protection levels standards, just like any other type of body armor. The best bulletproof helmet is determined by its level of protection, and the comfort it offers. On one hand, you need a helmet that can adequately protect you. On the other hand, the helmet needs to be comfortable or...

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Cleaning Body Armor

How to Clean Bulletproof Vests and Body Armor Body armor, just like any other garment that you wear on your body, is bound to get dirty. Whether you wear your bulletproof vest under or over your ordinary clothing, it will get dirty at some point. You need to be able to properly maintain your body armor if you want it to last long. You do not want to be shopping for body armor every few months. Part of good body armor maintenance is ensuring it stays clean.  Each body armor piece has a special manner with which to clean it. Bulletproof vests are particularly delicate when it comes to cleaning. You can easily compromise the effectiveness of your bulletproof vest...

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Choosing The Best Bulletproof Backpacks

Top 3 Bulletproof Backpacks Body armor is not just about vests, insert plates, and helmets. Bulletproof backpacks are becoming a very popular product among the American population. The US has seen very unfortunate occurrences of mass shootings in public. Extremely disheartening, is the thought that some of this cruelty has been meted on innocent little school-going kids. Kids have been shot in schools, the very place that’s supposed to be a sanctuary for them. While different governmental and non-governmental factions continue arguing over how this issue should be solved, parents are worried about the safety of their kids when they send them to school. Bulletproof backpack sales have soared in recent times, and it is easy to understand why. At...

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Bulletproof Vests Partnership Grant

Bulletproof Vest Grants and Sponsorships Bulletproof vests are have proven to reduce fatalities of law enforcement officers and first responders who get involved in violence infested environments. The federal government, through the U.S Department of Justice, found it necessary to empower law enforcement officers and other first responders to be able to purchase bulletproof vests. The U.S Department of Justice came up with the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998 which aimed at providing officers at the local level with bulletproof vests. In the sections below, we are going to explore the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant in detail. We’ll look at who is eligible for the grant and how to apply for it. More importantly, we will explore how...

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