Testing Bullet Resistant Glass

Bulletproof Products

All bulletproof glass systems sold in the United States are “UL-rated” –that is, they are tested to the rigorous “Standard of Safety for Bullet-Resisting Equipment” (aka “UL-752”) established by Underwriters Laboratory (the nation’s leading third-party product safety certification agency). Although there are several competing standards for bulletproof safety, most US …

Some gun store owners are looking to increase gun store security in order to increase safety or comply with the local gun-range ordinances.

Increasing Gun Shop Security With Bulletproof Protection

Bulletproof Products

According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), since 2012 “there has been significant increases in the number of robberies and burglaries from FFLs [federal firearm licensees, which include gun shops, manufacturers, and importers], as well as significant increases in the number of firearms stolen during these …

Some businesses are misrepresenting window security film as bulletproof film, when there is no such thing.

Window Security Film Doesn’t Stop Bullets

Bulletproof Products

Once again, we’re hearing a lot about security film for windows. Schools are especially interested in these films, which are often advertised as a viable DIY bullet-proofing solution for facilities with tight budgets. However, while window security film can be part of a comprehensive plan to harden your building security, it …

Working quickly to deliver a custom bulletproof barrier on both coasts and temporary ballistic barriers at a private home for a visiting foreign dignitary

How Fast Can You Make A Custom Bulletproof Barrier?

Bulletproof Products

This past spring Total Security Solutions was contacted about a novel custom bulletproof barrier project. The client was a very high-profile foreign dignitary. The dignitary would be working and staying in a variety of locations across the United States – some of which badly need a security upgrade. Two of these …

San Francisco Passport Center featuring bulletproof glass arch windows

When to Replace Bulletproof Glass?

Bulletproof Products

Bulletproof glass is a serious consideration for any business or facility, and it is also a long-term investment. After the initial installation, your bulletproof glass should last for many years. In general, there are only four reasons you would need to replace ballistic glass.  Let’s take a look. Bulletproof Glass Replacement …