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body armor

Clothing designed to resist blast waves, blunt force trauma, heat, penetrating objects, shrapnel, and other potential sources of physical injury.
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These bullet proof vest and body armor are among the most protective wearable gear in the world today, and "We are 100% committed to protecting the most important people in the world --You and Your Family.
In terms of segments, protective clothing and headgear is expected to account for 29% and 27% respectively in the global body armor and personal protection market, followed by soft armor and hard armor.
The new contract specifies Summit threat type II and threat type IIIA male and female concealable body armor.
Perform an extensive analysis on the emerging technological and market trends in the Body Armor and Personal Protection sector.
The exploration for most favorable fusion of multi-hit protection, environmentally friendly, operatively light and other characteristics of body armor is going on, and is a vast area of research.
If the purchase of soft body armor is a part of a homeowner's plan for self-protection, we believe they have a right to make that personal decision.
The Army continues to work with the test community for test improvements to provide the best body armor possible to the soldier.
Best practice--Complete a thorough inventory of all body armor, order required body armor and replace plates per Apr 10 message.
4 percent) nationwide reported that their officers wear body armor when on duty;
Therefore, both as a formal matter of acknowledging trademarks, and as a practical matter of correctly describing equipment whose constituents vary by supplier, it is not correct to describe body armor generically as Kevlar.
Police said the trooper searched the vehicle and found about 14 grams of cocaine, 8 grams of methamphetamine, two loaded handguns - one of which had been reported stolen - body armor and cash.