Be Protected

Introducing The World’s Safest Backpack

Leatherback Gear™ is the world’s ONLY bulletproof backpack that converts into a protective vest in less than 5 seconds, offering immediate and complete protection in any situation. Gun violence and public shootings are terrifying ordeals we hope you never have to experience first-hand. However, when the situation arises, protect your loved ones and provide them with the options to live another day.

Backpack to Bulletproof Vest

The Best Materials. Handcrafted. Zero Compromises.

Bulletproof Panels

Armor panel pockets allow for secure storage of armor

Organization

Internal front organizer pocket for pens, pencils, etc

Detachable Straps

Detachable straps transform into tourniquets, drag straps, and/or door stop strap

Split Pack Design

Separation zipper transforms backpack into soft body armor for torso

RFID Pockets

RFID lined/blocking pocket on back for added protection of credit cards, passport, etc.

Re-Inforced Handles

Handle on top reinforced to hold up to 300lbs

Customizable

Heavy duty internal velcro & nylon strapping system All safety related features are readily identifiable via our red colored tabs and threads

Carry in Comfort

Full back cushions for comfort while carrying

Water hydration bladder pouch

and port built-in

The World’s Safest Backpack

Stay Protected

Protection in a backpack. The Leatherback Gear™ backpacks offer safety and security to the wearer at a level never before seen in the marketplace. The backpack is a well designed, highly functional and yet sophisticated design. Perfect for the student, executive and traveler. The hidden armor panels and separation zipper allows the wearer to transform the backpack in seconds into a full torso ballistic protection device. The ballistic rating of our armor will stop up to a .44 magnum round. However, the user can customize their level of ballistic stopping power by adding contents to their backpacks: e.g., laptop, tablets, textbooks/books, etc.

Based On Experience

Designed by Law Enforcement

Created with the concepts of rescue and protection at the forefront of our designs, Leatherback Gear has designed and crafted a line of patent pending safety and protection gear. Designed by first responder personnel (law enforcement, medical, military and fire) who have real experience responding to active shooter and terrorist related incidents. Leatherback Gear’s trademarked products have been crafted based on firsthand experience with active shooter situations and other critical incidents around the world.​

Specifications

Standard Feature Set

All Products

01. Coverts into a protective vest with 2 soft armor panels for torso protection, both front & back!
02. Laptop & Tablet storage compartments
03. Water resistant fabric
04. Zippers are covered with fabric protection
05. Bulletproof – soft armor panels with NIJ threat level protection IIIA
06. Armor panel pockets allow for secure storage of armor
07. Heavy duty internal velcro & nylon strapping systemAll safety related features are readily identifiable via our red colored tabs and threads
08. Felt lined sunglasses pocket
09. Internal front organizer pocket for pens, pencils, etc.
10. Easy access compartments
11. Hidden pocket on back
12. RFID lined/blocking pocket on back for added protection of credit cards, passport, etc.
13. Water bottle storage on 2 sides

14. Hidden pockets in shoulder straps
15. Easy digital cord access pockets in shoulder straps
16. Detachable straps transform into tourniquets, drag straps, and/or door stop strap
17. Handle on top reinforced to hold up to 300lbs
18. Easy passport storage
19. Superior design for improved biomechanical balance of weight
20. Full back cushions for comfort while carrying
21. Separation zipper transforms backpack into soft body armor for torso
22. Hidden pockets in middle for hiding items
23. Name card in hidden pocket allows for name, in case of emergency, allergies, etc. to be listed
24. In a crisis (i.e., active shooting, etc.) the backpack keeps all contents in place
25. Numerous points to connect military type name type for easy identification

TACTICAL ONE

The backpack is a well designed, highly functional and yet sophisticated design. The hidden armor panels and separation zipper allows the wearer to transform the backpack in seconds into a full torso ballistic protection device. The ballistic rating of our armor will stop up to a .44 magnum round. However, the user can customize their level of ballistic stopping power by adding contents to their backpacks: e.g., laptop, tablets, textbooks/books, etc.

CIVILIAN ONE

The Civilian One is built just as tough as the Tactical One with a more streamlined look for everyday use. The Civilian One is a highly functional and  feature packed bulletproof backpack. The hidden armor panels and separation zipper allows the wearer to transform the backpack in seconds into a full torso ballistic protection device. The ballistic rating of our armor will stop up to a .44 magnum round. However, the user can customize their level of ballistic stopping power by adding contents to their backpacks: e.g., laptop, tablets, textbooks/books, etc.