What a bodyguard should carry.


The following is a list of the basic items that a bodyguard should carry on him (not in a backpack or briefcase). Each of these items is of utmost importance and most bodyguards fail to do so.

Firearms are not always a priority and do not always apply.

Bulletproof vest.
Very low-profile clothing appropriate to the occasion and climate.
Quality, low-profile footwear suitable for various climates and conditions.
Communication radio.
Cell phone that can take pictures and record video, with its charger.
A sturdy tactical belt.
Personal documents in order.
High quality multi-tool.
High quality flashlight.
Trauma kit.
OB tampons (to close bullet wounds).
A watch (other than the watch on the phone)
Notepad and pen.
Keys or access cards.