ProtectVest® - 10
ProtectVest® - 10
ProtectVest® - 10
ProtectVest® - 10
ProtectVest® - 10
Armor panel being inserted in Bulletproof Zone ProtectVest NIJ Level IIIA Bulletproof Vest
ProtectVest® - 10
Bulletproof Zone ProtectVest NIJ Level IIIA Bulletproof Vest worn by little girl
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ProtectVest® - 10"x12" Level IIIA Bulletproof Vest

ProtectVest® - 10"x12" Level IIIA Bulletproof Vest

Made in USA + NIJ Tested Badges

***SUPER FAST DELIVERY: Receive in just 3-7 business days!!

Fast Deployment | Durable | Lightweight | Adjustable | Portable | Simple

Some might find the concept of body armor for civilians incredulous, but these are uncertain times. Anyone — uniformed or civilian — can encounter risks just by being out in public.

Thanks to the ProtectVest® Emergency Bulletproof Vest, any individual can go through everyday life with confidence. This vest offers fast and reliable protection against handgun rounds and other potential threats with three options: Level IIIA soft body armor, Level III lightweight armor, and Level III hard armor, providing choices to fit your protection needs.

Rapid Deployment
The ProtectVest® can be worn quickly, so you can get immediate protection. Just throw it on, secure the side straps and adjust the shoulder straps, and you’re good. This feature is crucial in emergencies where every second counts.


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Adaptable Fit
With adjustable shoulder and waist straps, the ProtectVest® is designed to fit a wide range of body sizes. This one-size-fits-most approach makes it ideal for communal spaces like schools and workplaces, allowing various individuals to benefit from its protective capabilities.

Durable and Lightweight
The ProtectVest® offers three levels of armor to suit your preference for durability and weight: 

  • The Level IIIA soft armor weighs only 3 lbs, providing essential protection without added bulk.
  • The Level III lightweight armor, made of UHMWPE, weighs 8 lbs and offers enhanced protection with greater durability.
  • For those needing the highest level of protection, the Level III hard armor, crafted from AR500 steel core, weighs 15 lbs, providing robust security against high-velocity threats.
    Don't leave safety to chance. With the ProtectVest® Emergency Bulletproof Vest, you get a versatile and customizable solution that suits different needs while ensuring protection, comfort, and mobility in uncertain environments.


NIJ Ballistic Protection Levels and Associated Test Threats


Features & Benefits: 

  • Top-Loaded Plate System: Soft bulletproof panels slide straight down into the carrier.
  • Panel Side Indicator: Shows which side is which at a glance.
  • Hook and Loop System: Velcro straps shut as easily as fastening a shoe.
  • Elastic shoulder and waist straps: Bulletproof panel adjusts over your torso in a matter of seconds.
  • Durable 600D Cordura Fabric: Carrier holds up and stays strong for years.

Armor Options:

  • NIJ Level IIIA Soft Armor Panels: Offers protection against handgun threats up to a .44 mag while being lightweight at 3 lbs.
  • NIJ Level III Lightweight Armor: Crafted with UHMWPE, providing enhanced protection at just 8 lbs.
  • NIJ Level III Hard Armor: Built with AR500 steel core, with a Brinnell Hardness Rating of 505-518BHN, offering multiple hit capability at 15 lbs.

Product Specifications:

  • Armor panel size (front and back): 10”x12”
    Loaded Vest Weight: 3 lbs. (Level IIIA); 8 lbs (Level IIIA lightweight); 15 lbs. (Level III)
    Carrier material: 600D Cordura Fabric
    Tested to the NIJ0101.06 Level IIIA and Level III standards
    One size fits M-XL

Bulletproof Zone will ship orders as soon as possible. For example, if you purchase three items, they will be shipped to you based on lead time and availability. This way you get as much of your order as soon as possible, which means that your order may come in separate packages, especially if you order products from different manufacturers.

We will bear the shipping cost for products returned because of product defect, misrepresentation, or false description. Afterward, we will initiate a full reimbursement should you decline an offer to replace the item with the same item of equal value and assured quality.

Order Confirmation:

As soon as you place your order with Bulletproof Zone, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail. This means that your order has been logged in our system and your credit card has been pre-authorized for the purchase. Afterward, we contact our suppliers to confirm the availability of the product you are ordering for immediate shipment. If your item is on backorder or unavailable, we will cancel the pre-authorization and duly inform you via e-mail.

Order Shipment:

Orders are shipped within five business days from the date of your order unless specified otherwise on the product page. The product page will contain the most accurate estimate on shipping and lead times. Shipping and lead times provided on the product page are our best estimates based various factors including order volume, information from our manufacturer, raw material fluctuations, etc., and may vary due to these factors. 

You will receive an email containing the tracking information of your order after the order has been shipped to your location. If you do not receive tracking information from us within seven business days of the lead time specified on the product page, feel free to follow up with us at

Bulletproof Zone is not responsible for lost or stolen packages. A tracking number will be provided when the package is shipped. It is the buyer’s responsibility to provide a safe place to receive mail. Once an item has been marked as delivered by the carrier, the seller is not responsible should that item go missing. 

Some of our products are carried by manufacturers in various countries. Due to the nature and cost of the products that Bulletproof Zone sells, you may be charged additional import duties upon delivery. Our support team can help in investigating abnormally high import duty charges but we are unable to cover the cost of any import duties.


We take full responsibility for any obvious damage to your product caused by wrong packaging or delivering an already defective product. Please inspect the packaging of your item(s) when they arrive, if you notice any damage, you should document it when signing for delivery. If the item(s) contained in the package arrives damaged, please send photos to, and we will process an insurance claim on your behalf. 

Returns and Cancellation Policy:

We back all our products with a customer satisfaction guarantee, so we created a fair return and cancellation policy.

All sales are final. No Refunds, No Cancellations. In most cases, once the order is processed, it is final and not cancellable. We may allow exceptions due to an order error or wish to return your order after delivery for any reason other than a product defect or misrepresentation. Any cancellation request is subject to an administration and cancellation fee equal to 10% of your order with a minimum of $35, whether order shipment is successful or not. 

All sales are final on all closeout items and for custom manufactured bulletproof clothing once the manufacturing process has begun or not returnable unless there is a product defect or misrepresentation. Applicable to brands such as MC Armor, Israel Catalog, BulletBlocker, Tread Armament, Wonder Hoodie, and others. 

Before returning any product, you MUST obtain a return authorization from our customer service representative. We can only process AUTHORIZED returns for items.

To make a Return or Exchange: 

  • Obtain authorization for return or exchange by emailing us at explaining the reason for the return or exchange.
  • Please use or indicate your order number as attention

Return or exchanges request submission must be within 14 calendar days upon receipt of shipment unless noted otherwise on the product description page.  Your return must be in original packaging and unused.

We encourage using USPS flat-rate shipping in returning products to receive a shipping expense refund. Buyers must ensure all returned parcels delivery receipt AND signature confirmation. We highly recommend insuring your parcel as we cannot issue a refund for an item that we do not receive back should it get lost/damaged during transit.


Should an item be returned because it was defective, misrepresented, not as described, etc., Bulletproof Zone will issue a full refund and will reimburse the customer for all shipping expenses associated with the return.

Please allow 5-10 business days from the time the item is received to process a refund. Refunds will only be issued to the original credit card that you use when placing your order.

We stand behind our products 100%!

By purchasing any of our items, the buyer certifies they have read and agree to our shipping, return, and privacy policies.

Price Guarantee

At Bulletproof Zone, we ensure that you get the absolute best prices for Bulletproof Vests, Plate Carriers, Bulletproof Clothing, Bulletproof Backpacks, as well as other tactical gear and safety products, all while ensuring the highest quality.

For us, providing products of the highest quality is unnegotiable. As always, high-quality products do not come cheap, but we ensure that it is reasonably priced using our exclusive contracts with the best protective product manufacturers.

We want you to feel confident that you are getting the absolute best price for the product you are ordering. To show our confidence in our prices, we offer a price guarantee to our customers. If you find out within six months from your purchase of an item that our company offered an item for a price higher than our competition, we will refund the difference. 

To get a refund, all you need to do is e-mail us a link to the product on our website and the same product on our competitor’s website within six months from the date of your purchase, and we will process the refund accordingly.

Terms and Conditions of our 100% Price Guarantee:

  • You must have purchased the item from our website before requesting your Price Match Guarantee
  • Discounted goods and goods received as an Ad on such as; buy one, get one free offer are not eligible
  • The item must be in stock on the competitor's website
  • The 100% price guarantee is only valid within the first six months from the date of purchase
  • The competitor must be an online store; they may not have a retail location
  • The competitor website cannot be a discounter or an auction website (i.e., eBay, overstock, etc.)
  • The competitor must be an Authorized Retailer of the product in question
  • The Price Match Guarantee includes the item price and the shipping charges; it excludes sales tax

    Why Bulletproof Zone?

    At Bulletproof Zone, we are passionate about protecting lives. Every piece from our catalog is designed and rigorously tested to provide the highest quality of protection you need from firearms, explosives or even close quarters combat.

    We’ve partnered with various manufacturers that operate within the United States under a strict set of guidelines both on a national and corporate level so that when you shop with us, you will be able to select from the highest quality body armor, ballistic plates and tactical gear available on the market.

    Whether you are a military service member looking to find your own gear, a professional that operates in the security field, or an avid firearms enthusiast that capitalizes the importance of safety when shooting, our tactical gear will provide you the level of protection you need.

    Any questions or concerns? Please call us at (408)-909-4938 or email us at and a member of our professional support team will be in touch with you as soon as possible.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 5 reviews
    Simone L.

    Considering the level of protection, comfort, and durability provided, the price is justified.

    Liam A.
    10 STAR!

    I must say that I am thoroughly impressed with its performance and quality. This vest offers a high level of protection while maintaining comfort and maneuverability, making it an excellent choice for personal safety.

    Peter S.

    I feel so safe and secure knowing its right next to me in my office. Its so comfy, its adjustable, durable. making it a solid choice for people like me who work in a bank.

    Peter S.
    Solid Choice

    I feel so safe and secure knowing its right next to me in my office. Its so comfy, its adjustable, durable. making it a solid choice for people like me who work in a bank.

    Liam A.
    10 star!

    I must say that I am thoroughly impressed with its performance and quality. This vest offers a high level of protection while maintaining comfort and maneuverability, making it an excellent choice for personal safety.