Latest Combat helmet Stories

2014-01-27 23:26:31

A research trial jointly conducted by head impact researchers Impakt Protective and the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA) shows that 13 year old football players suffer hits to the head equal to those of 18 year olds despite being younger, lighter and with developing brains. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Many youth football programs are seeing declines in participation with tightening budgets and concussion fears of parents. The study conducted last summer...

2014-01-15 23:26:56

Revision expects $21 million award to bring 43 jobs back to Newport, Vermont, where the helmets are manufactured. Essex Junction, VT (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Revision Military, a world leader in protective soldier solutions, wins a contract to supply the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) - Troop Support with 90,000 Advanced Combat Helmets (ACH). One of only two qualified and approved suppliers for the current ACH, Revision expects this $21 million award to bring 43 jobs back to Newport,...

2014-01-09 23:25:06

Revision is in the running for the U.S. Army's Next-Gen Helmet System. Essex Junction, VT (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Revision Military, a world leader in protective soldier solutions, wins a contract for PEO Soldier’s Integrated Head Protection System (IHPS) Soldier Protective System (SPS). The 2 year development-to-acquisition program is to refine the U.S. Army’s next generation helmet system, a contract worth an initial $783,000 with additional options valued at $15 million....

2013-09-30 23:42:14

Impakt Protective announces that Sam Gash, a veteran NFL player and former Detroit Lions coach, is now using his two decades of football experience to partner with the Shockbox helmet sensors to raise awareness of unreported head impacts in Michigan youth football. Farmington Hills, MI (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Former NFL player and coach Sam Gash has teamed with Impakt Protective, the developers of the Shockbox helmet sensors technology. Gash, who played 12 years in the NFL later...

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