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Bulletproof Backpack Buyer's Guide

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In this buyer's guide, we will answer all your frequently asked questions about bulletproof bags, provide some insider tips, and end by sharing some the top picks from our bulletproof and plate carrier backpack collection!

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NIJ Certified vs. NIJ Compliant vs. NIJ Tested/Rated: What's the Difference?

NIJ Certified vs. Compliant vs. Tested/Rated

It's important to know the difference between these labels, because when it comes to accountability, genuine NIJ-certified protection is head and shoulders above certain brands that offer NIJ-compliant body armor. Why is that? What exactly does NIJ certification involve that makes it superior? We're diving into these questions today so that you can make the best choice when it comes to potentially life-saving body armor.

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Stop That Bullet! Everyday Bulletproof Items You Didn't Know Existed

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Every person, regardless of the type of work or status, will always be prone to danger. Thus, preparation is imperative irrespective of time and place. It is important to always have some form of protection because crimes and other unfortunate incidents can happen anytime. Wearing standard bulletproof vests and plate carriers is one way to do that, just like law enforcement or security personnel. There are many different items out there that you can use to provide protection in different ways. Read this blog to know some of them.

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Brand Spotlight: BulletSafe - From Dying for Dumplings to Dying to Save Lives

Brand Spotlight: BulletSafe

Here at Bulletproof Zone, we know that when it comes to choosing top-end protection, cost is right up there as a deciding factor. But let’s be honest: potentially life-saving though it may be, cheap it usually isn’t.

Not wanting to see those on a limited budget go unprotected, one particular entrepreneur decided to take action by making professional-grade protective gear accessible to just about anyone.

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The K9 Vest: Protecting Man's Best Friend

The K9 Vest: Protecting Man's Best Friend

Dogs have served and protected humankind for centuries, not least on the frontline. Armoring dogs goes back to ancient times, becoming common practice in Europe in the late 1800s.

Thankfully, in the face of modern-day threats, the protective equipment available for military and police K9s has evolved greatly. In this article, we’re focusing on the K9 vest – What is it? How does it work? Is it really necessary? Plus our top picks of the latest and greatest dog gear on the market!

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Can Body Armor be Shipped Internationally?

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Because body armor helps preserve life (and staying alive is a universal desire), we here at Bulletproof Zone regularly get questions about whether we can ship gear to an address outside of the USA.

So in this article, we're answering your questions about shipping body armor internationally.

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