Bullet resistant glass comes in several UL-Rated levels including the popular and commonly used Levels 1-3.

Comparing Forced-Entry, Blast-Rated and Bulletproof Glass

Bullet Proof Glass

Spend a few minutes searching the internet and you’ll find tons of images and videos showing hardcore tests performed on so-called bulletproof glass, forced-entry glass and blast-rated glass. No doubt, these materials get put through the wringer to prove their worth and satisfy the curious – what would happen if we …


Custom Physical Security for Corporate Offices are becoming increasingly popular across a number of industries including retail, manufacturing, healthcare, finance, and more.

2018 Trend: Custom Corporate Security Systems

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“Since the start of the year, we’re finding that physical security for C-level executives is more of a focus,” notes Total Security Solutions CEO Jim Richards. “That’s nothing really new. The guy in the corner office has always had a little more to worry about when it comes to security. But at one …


Data center physical security involves securing the many entry and exit points of the building, and possibly installing ballistic barriers to protect staff.

The Importance of Data Center Physical Security

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In a recent interview with MLive,Total Security Solutions CEO Jim Richards explained, “I’ve been around the bulletproof industry for 21 years. A long time ago, you only saw bulletproof products used to protect money. We took a different approach and wanted to help your most valuable asset, and that’s people.” …


The TSS Experience

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A leader in the bulletproof industry, Total Security Solutions designs, manufactures and installs bullet-resistant products and bullet-resistant barriers nationwide. We focus on customer service, customization, and speed. We believe that details matter, so we make sure to understand the unique specifications and security challenges of your project so you get …

Working quickly to deliver a custom bulletproof barrier on both coasts and temporary ballistic barriers at a private home for a visiting foreign dignitary

How Fast Can You Make A Custom Bulletproof Barrier?

Bullet Proof Company

This past spring Total Security Solutions was contacted about a novel custom bulletproof barrier project. The client was a very high-profile foreign dignitary. The dignitary would be working and staying in a variety of locations across the United States – some of which badly need a security upgrade. Two of these …


Simple things like changing your default factory password can keep video surveillance cameras and systems from being hacked by cyber criminals.

​Are Surveillance Cameras Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks?

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Video surveillance systems have long served as the workhorse of physical security, exposing and even deterring criminal activity. But changes in technology have allowed cyber hackers to turn the tables on these dependable devices and make surveillance cameras another piece of equipment we need to protect. As more and more …


There are four words to remember when responding during an active shooter event: detection, deterrence delay, and defeat.

The Four Ds of Active Shooter Response

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The standard response time for emergency and rescue services in the United States is on average 4 to 11 minutes. That’s less time than it takes to microwave a potato — and yet it still isn’t fast enough in an active shooter event. Knowing the four Ds of active shooter response …