Everyone Has a Role | Home Protection | USCCA Blog

We sometimes imagine that family and self-defense are a matter of purchasing the right gun, holster or other defensive gear, installing motion sensors for the house, regularly visiting the range or attending a defensive shoot-and-move class. Many men and women daydream occasionally about heroics — saving themselves and others from bad guys. But those dreams and purchases, while a positive and necessary defensive mindset, are only part of the protection equation.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.usconcealedcarry.com/blog/everyone-has-a-role/

We have twin XL foam mattresses 10 " thick. How good is a foam mattress is stopping bullets? We also have fiberglass bathtubs so they are not protective.In a break-in should we use the mattreses as a bullet stopper or plan on abandoning the room and bathroom? We are trying to do some planning in the event of an armed break-in