United Shield International is one of the largest manufacturers of ballistic helmets in Europe. Its comprehensive range of Ballistic Helmets incorporates the latest high performance materials technology, combined with ergonomically designed internal harness designs, to give a range of military and law enforcement helmets that have a ballistic performance to NIJ Level IIIA, and very high fragmentation protection levels with a V50 figure of more than 650 m/sec (2,150 ft/sec). United Shield's unique moulding technology enables it to manufacture ballistic helmets with a low blunt trauma, which is typically up to 50% less than alternative products. By using the latest para aramid materials United Shield is also able to manufacture helmets which weigh significantly less than competitors standard products. Shock absorption against low velocity impacts is certified to EN397.
United Shield's harnesses offer wearers of its range of ballistic helmets superior comfort thanks to the latest internal harness designs, and excellent head stability with a unique four point harness system that uses only four ballistic bolts.