- Ballistics Chart
- Armor Weight & Thickness
Unfortunately, we live in a time when ANY First Responder is a potential target, making a ballistic vest as essential as bunker gear. Body Armor Direct is proud to introduce our wrap-around Tactical First Responder Multi-Threat Vest. This vest is designed to provide fire services and EMS with NIJ Certified ballistic protection is a package that also fits their needs for flexibility, durability, and uniform compliance.
Perfect for anyone in the fire or EMS services who respond to incidents involving armed subjects. Whether you find yourself facing a barricaded individual, active shooter, or downtown riot it is not always possible for LE to clear the scene before you get to work. This is when having the NIJ Certified protection offered by the First Responder Multi-Threat Vest can same your life and that of the victims you are treating.
Comfort and Fit are as important to Body Armor Direct as it is to our customers. Therefore, we have designed the First Responder Multi-Threat Vest to provide fire service & EMS personnel with the best protection possible while maintaining their abilities to function effectively in their primary roles. The one-size-fits-most design simplifies ordering yet adjusts to provide a personalized with. The shoulder strap system and waist adjust to fit from 20"-64", allowing it to accommodate a wide range of users with or without bunker gear. A large "bunker gear" style front pocket with elastic will accommodate your IFAK, radio, or personal gear.
Backed by the National Body Armor Warranty. Each carrier is warranted against defects in workmanship or materials for 24 months from the date of purchase. Panels are warranted for 5 years from the date of purchase to conform to minimum NIJ protocol in an actual confrontation. Please refer to the National Body Armor Warranty page for specific requirements and limitations
Protection you can count on. The NIJ Certified soft panels provide Level IIIA ballistic protection. The shoulder areas accommodate ballistic inserts and front & rear pockets accommodate 10"x12" rifle plates. Multiple reflective highlights increase visibility and the large panel area allows for personalized identification. This vest is also NFPA 3000 compliant and Berry compliant. Our products are made in the USA, using American labor, and subjected to a rigorous internal testing process.
A price you can afford. You can never put a price on returning safely from each shift or mission. However, National Body Armor does not want cost to come between you and the protection you deserve. Therefore, we offer several payment options including 4 interest-free installment payments, ShopPay, PayPal Credit, and government purchase orders.
- NIJ Certified Level IIIA Ballistic Protection
- NFPA & Berry Compliant
- One-size-fits-most design
- Fully adjustable waist and shoulder strap system
- Heavy Duty Drag Handle
- Heavy Duty 1000S Nylon Construction
- Accommodates additional ballistic inserts or rifle plates
- Soft Armor Inserts interchangeable with Our T-shirt or Concealable Carriers
What is Included
- 1 First Responder Multi-Threat Vest
- 1 Set (front & back) Level IIIA Ballistic Inserts
|Stomach Circumference (Inches)|
|Small||26.5" - 31"|
|Medium||31.5" - 37"|
|Large||37.5" - 40"|
|XL||40.5" - 44"|
|2XL||44.5" - 47"|
|3XL||47.5" - 53"|
|4XL||53.5" - 58"|
|5XL||58.5" - 62"|
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Body Armor Direct warrants nylon covers against any defects in workmanship or materials for twenty-four (24) months after the date of purchase.
We offer a limited 5-year manufacturer’s warranty on all of our ballistic products and 2 years on the carrier.
Body Armor Direct warrants that for a period of (5) years from the date of purchase, the panels will conform to the minimum requirements of the NIJ protocol for ballistic intervention during an actual confrontation at the stated threat level (if your ballistic panels are not labeled in compliance with NIJ requirements, then this warranty does not apply to your panels). This warranty is subject to, and expressly conditioned upon, strict compliance with the following conditions:
- The panel must not be torn, damaged, or altered in any way.
- The panel must not be subjected to abuse or misuse during service.
- The panel may only be used or placed in a cover or carrier it is designed or intended for.
- The panel must not be permitted to be excessively wet.
- The panel must not be subjected to excessive heat.
- The panel must be properly stored (i.e., not in excessively hot or damp conditions).
|Weight in Lbs.|
|Size||Light||Lighter||Lightest||Sq. Inches of Ballistics|