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Why Do People Commit Mass Shootings and How To Stay Safe

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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Plate Carrier Loadout

5 Great Ways to Upgrade your Carrier Loadout

Standard body armor such as bulletproof gear and accessories have been used to protect police and military personnel on the battlefield. Although the standard armor loadout consists of a bulletproof vest or plate carrier with armor plates, there are also other items you can use to improve your survivability and boost your loadout on the battlefield. Here are some of them.

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Bulletproof Helmet

Bulletproof Helmets - Everything You Need to Know

With a plethora of bulletproof helmet brands on the market competing to provide you with the best and most sturdy bulletproof helmet, picking the right bulletproof helmet may seem like a daunting task.

But since it involves the protection of the most vital body part, you need to make an informed purchase decision. Research shows that the head involves only 9% of the body area exposed during combat but still receives over 20% of all the hits. So, if you want to buy a helmet that can efficiently tackle the bullets, you must know everything about bulletproof helmets – types of bulletproof helmets, their pros and cons, and a lot more.

Keep reading to explore lots of valuable information that’s coming your way.

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What Do The NIJ Protection Levels Mean?

What Do The NIJ Protection Levels Mean?

For many centuries, warriors and soldiers have continuously searched for better and more feasible methods to protect themselves from oncoming attacks and deadly weapons. From the knights of the medieval age in their shining armor to Japanese samurai and their softer body armor, personal protection has always been a priority of people who go into battle. Steel, chainmail, and leather are examples of past armor materials, which served as adequate in a time of blades and arrows.

Fast forward to several decades, and large-scale melee warfare has become obsolete. Now firearms and artillery reign on the battlefield. The heavy, bulky, and rigid materials of the past are replaced with much lighter and more rigid synthetic fibers, sewn together to form ballistic vests worn over clothing or even concealed.

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Bullet Proof Vests: Then and Now

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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