NIJ Body Armor Standard and Threats Specification Now Available for Public Comment

February 23, 2018

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has issued draft documents for the proposed revision to NIJ Standard 0101.06, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor, and for the proposed Threat Levels and Associated Ammunition to Test Equipment Intended to Protect U.S. Law Enforcement Against Handguns and Rifles.

Please visit this link to review the requests for comment and information: Click Here

NTS Wichita and NTS Chesapeake are NIJ-approved independent laboratories, and our industry experts are members of the Technical Committees that helped create these documents.  Our experts are available to answer any questions that you may have regarding these proposed documents.

Feel free to contact us:

NTS Wichita:
Matt Lutz, or 316-862-1600

NTS Chesapeake:
Craig Thomas,, 410-297-8154
Kyle North,, 410-297-8154


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