The Safariland Group Blog

PROTECH® Defender Type IIIA: 17 Years Later

June 19, 2013 at 14:54
Posted in Hard Armor
A few months ago, Tony Gonzalez, a certified shield instructor with the Safariland Training Group, received an email from Officer Jacob Gaines of the Ruston Police Department in Ruston, LA. Gaines completed our Shield Instructor’s Course and was excited to share the news of a shield class he taught his department. Read More »

Safariland: Different Name, Same Body Armor Brands

January 14, 2009 at 18:28
Posted in Body Armor
Since we changed our name to Safariland, I've received many questions about how this organizational change will affect our body armor brands. In short, this change is the best thing that's happened to the industry in quite a while. We are now able to capitalize on our reputation in one of the most recognized brands in the industry. For example, while attending this week's 2009 SHOT Show in Orlando, FL (January 14-18) I'll bet 4 out of every 5 people I met would have been able to tell me... Read More »