Law Enforcement Body Armor

HP White was the first NIJ-approved test laboratory and has pioneered many test methods used to evaluate body armor and helmets. HP White operates 9 indoor ranges where we provide ballistic testing for the full range of LE and security products, including soft and hard armor, helmets, visors, eyewear, extremity protection, protective over-garments, and protective under-garments.

law enforcementHP White is NVLAP accredited (NVLAP Lab Code: 200825-0) to conduct environmental conditioning and ballistics resistance testing for NIJ 0101.06 and its predecessor NIJ 0101.04. HP White is fully prepared to support manufacturers testing needs related to readiness for release of the draft NIJ Standard 0101.07 for Ballistic Resistant Body Armor. For UK/EU markets, HP White is an HOSDB certified test laboratory (ballistic and stab technologies) and offers testing in accordance with the Directive on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 89/686/EEC.

Key Specifications:

  • High speed video
  • Photoelectric infared screens
  • Roma plastilina clay
  • Ballistic gelatin
  • Quantam laser scanner
  • Doppler radar
  • Environmental conditioning chambers
  • ISO 17025 compliant
  • NVLAP accredited
  • HOSDB accredited

Standards and Test Methods:

  • NIJ 0101.04
  • NIJ 0101.06
  • NIJ 0115.00
  • DEA Testing Protocol
  • FBI Testing Protocol
  • HOSDB
  • LAPD