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Established in 2009, PPSS Group stands as a global leader in the specialised field of high-performance body armour, personal protective equipment (PPE), clothing, and workwear solutions. Our persistent commitment to innovation and excellence has positioned us as a trusted partner in safeguarding individuals across diverse sectors.

At the helm of PPSS Group is a team of seasoned professionals boasting nearly a century of collective operational frontline expertise spanning government, military, law enforcement, and private security. This wealth of experience not only drives our product development but also underscores our unwavering dedication to ensuring the utmost safety and security of our clientele.

Robert Kaiser, our CEO and Founder, is widely respected as an authority in workplace violence prevention. His tireless devotion to the well-being of frontline professionals worldwide commands profound respect within the industry.

The structure of our Senior Management team reflects a meticulous selection process, predicated upon their comprehensive grasp of contemporary operational risks, extensive frontline involvement, unwavering ethical principles, and unwavering integrity.

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The History of PPSS

April 2024

In response to the critical need for secure and comfortable attire in high-risk self-harm environments, BitePRO®, a leading subsidiary of PPSS Group, introduces STRONGTEX – an innovative line of suicide prevention clothing designed to meet the highest safety standards in psychiatric care, detention centres, and environments where self-harm is a concern.

November 2022

Jim Still is appointed as Director of Business Development, overseeing product developments, bespoke customer requirements and product certifications.

June 2021

Richard Fox is appointed as Global Operations Director and 2IC, overseeing daily operations, HR and compliance.

December 2019

PPSS Group launch latest high performance stab resistant body armour, utilising carbon fibre technology.

March 2019

PPSS Group HQ moves to larger site at Thorpe Arch Trading Estate in Wetherby.

May 2018

Colin Mackinnon is appointed as Technical Director, with overall responsibility of R&D and product performance.

February 2018

PPSS Group launch the CutPRO® brand of cut resistant clothing, for those in the glass and metal industry.

September 2017

Global launch of our new EMERGENCY BODY ARMOUR... designed to protect civilians around the world.

February 2017

PPSS Group launch the SlashPRO® brand of slash resistant clothing

April 2016

PPSS Group launch the BitePRO® brand of bite resistant clothing

February 2016

PPSS Group doubles HQ office space, starting to occupy additional Unit 2 of Whitefield Business Park.

December 2015

PPSS Group launch world's first slash resistant UBAC shirt.

September 2013

PPSS Group launches its first online shop - entirely dedicated to the supply and sales of BitePRO® Bite Resistant Arm Guards & Clothing (made out of 100% Cut-Tex® PRO) to special educational needs schools, mental health care facilities and secure psychiatric institutions.

May 2012

PPSS Group launch the world's most advanced range of cut and slash resistant clothing made out of 100% Cut-Tex® PRO - aiming to protect frontline professionals from razor blades or any types of slashes from broken glass or other types of edged weapons.

November 2009

Joanna Cartwright is appointed Finance Director of PPSS Group.

November 2009

Robert Kaiser, CEO and Founder, registers UK headquartered PPSS Group - with the precise objective to create an industry leading, globally respected and highly efficient firm within the world of personal protective equipment (PPE).

Mission Statement:
"Protecting Frontline Professionals From Human Threats"

November 2009

PPSS Group launch the world's most durable stab resistant vests in the world - offering previously unreached levels of protection from blunt
force trauma, edged weapons and hypodermic needles - as well as an unlimited lifespan.

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