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Summary of School Shootings in 2018

Summary of School Shootings in 2018
Jan 10, 2018 - Sierra Vista, Arizona A 14-year-old student at Coronado Elementary School shot himself in the bathroom at school. The shooting was...

Kevlar Bulletproof Material

Kevlar Bulletproof Material
Martin Shield uses Kevlar as the bulletproof material in our backpack. It is described as "five times stronger than steel on an equal weight basis"...

Things to Know about Buying a Bulletproof Backpack

Things to Know about Buying a Bulletproof Backpack
After the Florida shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School the sale of bulletproof backpacks skyrocketed as many parents worry for thei...

The Fact about Gun in School

The Fact about Gun in School
1. To draw a better picture of the reality of mass shootings in the United States, Martin Shield identified every mass shooting we were able to fin...

School Shooting Map

School Shooting Map

Understand NIJ IIIA Standard

Understand NIJ IIIA Standard
 NIJ administers a program to test commercially available armor for compliance with the standards to determine whether the vests meet NIJ's minimum...

Significant Impacts of Bulletproof Backpack

Significant Impacts of Bulletproof Backpack
  Martin Shield backpack may save your life. However, it certainly does not prevent injuries from gunshots. There will be some minor wounds associa...

How a Martin Shield Backpack Stops a Bullet

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The process of Martin Shield bullet-proof backpack is physics based process through 4 distinct steps: 1. When the bullet STRIKES the backpack shie...

How to choose and buy a right backpack!

How to choose and buy a right backpack!
Choosing the right backpack is an important decision for every purposes. What material of the backpack is a crucial part in buying one that fits ...

Ballistic Protection NIJ Levels

Ballistic Protection NIJ Levels
Armor Threats Chart * These items must be specified by the user. All of the items must be specified. Abbreviations: • AP- Armor Piercing• FMJ-...

Martin Shield - The Best Ballistic Material

Martin Shield - The Best Ballistic Material
The bullet blocker shield is rated based on the amount of the blunt force impact that it can stop. According to the National Institute of Justice (...