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Bulletproof Helmets - Everything You Need to Know in 2022

With so many bulletproof helmet brands on the market competing to provide you with the best ballistic helmet, picking the right one can be a daunting task.

But keeping your head is top priority, so we'll help take out the guess-work. We'll walk you through the different types, their pros and cons, and our top picks.

Read on for everything you'll ever need to know about bulletproof helmets!

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What Do The NIJ Protection Levels Mean?

The threat levels for ballistic vests are set by the NIJ (National Institute of Justice). There are currently five levels in use - Level IIA, II, IIIA, III, and IV - and each covers a different caliber of bullet. We'll help you understand all the NIJ levels so you can assess which level defeats the range of threats most likely to come your way.

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What Does Body Armor Have to Do With the Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

You may ask yourself what does Body Armor have to do with this Coronavirus? In ordinary circumstances, nothing. However, the increased risk of violence and chaos plus the decline in available resources raised the pressure in the public at a striking level. While you hope that the need for one does not come, it is better to be safe than sorry.

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Why Do People Commit Mass Shootings and How To Stay Safe

Mass shootings can happen to anyone, anytime, and anywhere. This horrendous event can occur at places like schools, public utility vehicles, and even private establishments,  to people who least expect it. Over decades of research, scientists saw patterns of people who committed crimes related to shootings. This article will shed some light on why people commit such a horrible crime and how to stay safe if a mass shooting occurs. Read on as what you will learn might save you and your loved ones in the future.

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Bullet Proof Vests: Then and Now

Conflict has marked history many times each with its own weapons whether it be the swords and spears of the past, to the rifles and vehicles that are used in modern warfare. Ballistics and anti-ballistics technology have both come a very long way since their ancient predecessors. Today there are a large variety of anti ballistic gear available for military as well as commercial use. Manufacturers and developers however are constantly searching for new materials or new methods to create. At Bulletproof Zone we hope to do the same and partner with progressive manufacturers so that you have access to only the best available bulletproof vests and plate carriers on the market. 

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