ABL® Shrapnel Shorts featured in FEMA’s Responder Knowledge Base


ARLINGTON, VA, May 14, 2013 The Responder Knowledge Base (RKB) is a national information resource for emergency responders, funded by the FEMA National Preparedness Directorate. The RKB Mission is "to provide Emergency Responders, purchasers, and planners with a trusted, integrated, on-line source of information on products, standards, certifications, grants, and other equipment-related information."


The RKB includes Secure Planet’s ABL® Shrapnel Shorts in the Personal Protective Equipment category. The shorts have been selected as a Protective UnderGarment (PUG) by the United States Army and are comprised of breathable mesh and a soft, flexible ballistic fabric along the thighs and urogenital areas. Protection is augmented with flexible Enhanced Ballistic Inserts, providing additional protection to the femoral arteries against fragmentation, shrapnel, dirt, and debris.


To read more, visit the RKB at www.rkb.us and search for “ABL Shrapnel Shorts” or click here to be redirected. You can also contact us directly about ABL® Shrapnel Shorts by e-mailing [email protected] or calling 571-393-1777.