Every year there are police officers, security officers, military personnel who save their lives thanks to the use of a bullet proof vest. The use of this armour protection garment offers to diminish the impacts caused by extreme situations from the attack by white arms, of fire and explosives until the impact against the steering wheel or body during a car accident. Some have even avoided having major traumas when suffering motorcycle accidents thanks to the use of the bulletproof vest.
A bulletproof vest is a body protection garment that absorbs the impact of bullets fired at the torso and splinters from explosions. These vests are made of different resistant materials such as laminated fibers or synthetic fabric that provide protection to the person who uses it from projectiles fired by firearms.
Fortress Armour is a company that is responsible for manufacturing armour protective garments for the body, designs a wide variety of parts and is considered one of the largest producers of uk body armour. They are specialist in the innovation of materials that provide greater strength and quality to this equipment.
For a vest to be safe it must be designed with a scientifically and technologically approved material, at present Fortress Armour has been busy developing very advanced compounds such as Kevlar. There are two types of this compound, Kevlar 29, which is used in the manufacture of our bulletproof vests and stab vest, the other type is Kevlar 49, used for the manufacture of equipment for the practice of extreme sports.
There are several companies that are involved in the manufacture of body armour equipment, but Fortress armour manufactures the best carrier kit of the black skull body armour with adjustable blade holder to adapt to all body shapes and sizes with front and back panels with Velcro to accommodate panels resistant to 10 “x 12” ballistic attacks tested to the standards and capable of withstanding an attack by a Magnum 44 firearm.