Ballistic body armor is critical safety equipment that military operators, law enforcement and corrections officers need for personal protection. While body armor has been utilized for centuries, the advancement of modern personal protective systems has prompted a progressive new industry, and most importantly, proven successful in saving lives. According to the National Institute of Justice*, during the past three decades, ballistic-resistant soft body armor has saved the lives of more than 3,000 police officers.
New ultra light-weight materials and technology have introduced a wide variety of styles and options for body armor available on the market, which makes choosing the best model a potentially lengthy and tedious task to take on. That’s why we’ve created a practical guide for understanding the basics of body armor, giving our readers the keys to selecting the perfect gear for their specific operating environment.
Every day our team at Ambitec interacts with law enforcement agencies around the country who are looking for new bullet-resistant gear for their patrol officers, SWAT teams, Vice units etc. We’ve done the market research to identify and deliver the most effective solutions available. Our guide is designed to give purchasing agents, as well as individual officers helpful tools to make the process of selecting the best “fit” body armor without sacrificing quality or performance, at a price that fits their budget.
Get to know the facts about ballistic vests, tactical and concealed as well as rifle protection plates and special threats inserts. Our guide provides a comparison of popular styles and explains how different types of armor protect against different projectile threats. There are many other considerations which are outlined, with insights on the latest technology.
Choosing the right bullet resistant gear for your environment is critical for a successful mission. Download our free guide today and get the details to stay safe with protection when it matters most.
At Ambitec, we’re dedicated to serving those who serve. Our team of professionals can help you find the best gear for your department, whether an elite military unit, local law enforcement agency, corrections facility, or private security firm. Request a sample for your agency Register your Agencyor chat with our experts to learn more at (800) 499-2736.