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Conclusion: The use of torso body armour in Pakistan Armed Forces has decreased the mortality but it is still deficient in many aspects especially from sides, in preventing penetrating torso injury.
The Military Body Armour & Personal Protective Gear Market 2012-2022 report will be of value to current and future potential investors in the field of body armour, as well as companies and research centres who wish to broaden their knowledge of the military body armour & personal protective gear market.
Ryan, from Bangor, Northern Ireland, said: "I feel lucky to have got out of this uninjured but it just shows what a fantastic piece of kit the Osprey body armour system is.
Coventry company NP Aerospace manufactures the body armour plates used by UK troops in Afghanistan.
The technology can be integrated into standard Kevlar body armour to offer superior, freedom of motion and a reduction in overall thickness of up 45 per cent.
The technology can be integrated into standard Kevlar body armour to offer increased movement and reduce the overall thickness by up to 45 per cent.
The launch of the ArmoRight body armour system is expected to advance the company's ongoing commitment to developing and commercialising next generation products and services targeting segments of the international homeland security and defence industries.
While of course I do not begrudge MPs being given body armour when they visit war zones (if it is deemed really necessary that they should go), I do think that if the Labour Government can provide body armour for visiting MPs, the very least they should have done is provide it for all our brave soldiers all of the time.
The inquest into Sgt Roberts's death heard he was left exposed by "serious failings" in the Army's supply and training methods which meant he had to give up his personal body armour just three days before.
The inquest into Sgt Roberts's death heard he was left exposed by 'serious failings' in the Army's supply and training methods which meant he had to give up his personal body armour just three days before.
SOLDIERS giving evidence at the inquest of a tank commander killed by "friendly fire" said yesterday they had been forced to hand back life-saving body armour.
Every time I see a photo of the Canadian troops, I get the feeling that they are still using body armour that does not provide side or neck protection.
A BIRMINGHAM firm which makes inflatable body armour systems has won a prestige business award.
PORT of Liverpool police are to be issued with body armour after the ECHO highlighted officers' safety fears.
A ROYAL Marine who was shot in the chest in Afghanistan was saved by his Coventry-made body armour.