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Awards and Accreditations

International Business of the Year 2011

VestGuard is proud to have been nominated and awarded the Essex Countryside International Business. This award illustrates our dedication to the international market as well as the local community.  

International Business of the Year 2011

Counter Terror Innovation in Personal Protection Award 2011

Through our innovation with the MAX-1 hard armour plate, the world’s first 9 (nine) shot plate to protect against heavy rifles including the AK47 and SS109 round, VestGuard was presented the award at an award ceremony in London

Counter Terror Innovation in Personal Protection Award 2011

Counter Terror Innovation in Personal Protection Award 2012

Thanks to the clever versatility and development of triple combination body armour kits (which are able to adapt to mission-specific requirements by altering its look without the heavy burden of multiple packs) VestGuard walked away with its second Counter Terror Award for Innovation in Personal Protection.

Counter Terror Innovation in Personal Protection Award 2012

NIJ Level IV certification

VestGuard has undergone certification by the NIJ to become the UK's only NIJ level IV (4) certified manufacturer. This ensures customer satisfaction through proper UK engineering and continued product testing and improvements to provide the best stopping power on the market. 

NIJ Level IV certification

Home Office Certification

VestGuard has been certified by the Home Office Centre for Applied Science and Technology (CAST) for the manufacture and supply of approved Home Office body armour to the UK and international market. 

VestGuard continues to certify new systems each year, offering the very latest and best protection. 

 

Home Office Certification

ISO9001:2008 Quality Assurance Certificate

ISO is a world renowned quality management system which all companies should follow to ensure exacting quality procedures are met to provide the best product to customers. VestGuard is ISO accredited and we work to this procedure every day to provide consistently high quality products to our customers. 

ISO9001:2008 Quality Assurance Certificate

A member of ADS

VestGuard is proud to be a member of ADS, the premier trade organisation advancing the UK Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industries.

ADS was formed from the merger of the Association of Police and Public Security Suppliers (APPSS), the Defence Manufacturers Association (DMA) and the Society of British Aerospace Companies (SBAC) in October 2009.

Together with its regional partners, ADS represents over 2,600 companies.

A member of ADS

Part of ADS SC21

Achieving supply chain improvement is critical to the continued global competitiveness of VestGuard UK in the Industry.

The SC21 programme is a key industry venture and is overseen, governed and managed by ADS on behalf of UK industry.

Part of ADS SC21