New patent changes the way a windshield breaks to aid in escaping vehicles
“‘While laminated glass provides a number of significant safety benefits, it should be appreciated that it can make it very difficult to escape from the interior of a motor vehicle when the doors of the vehicle have been rendered inoperable. …[our] laminated windshield incorporates a break line engineered to break outward toward the outer glass layer thereby allowing one to actually break the laminated windshield in order to provide an emergency escape route from the motor vehicle,” according to an excerpt from the patent.'”
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Getting into an accident can be a frightening and disorienting experience. There are times when victims in an accident need to exit their vehicle quickly. When doors become inoperable, finding a method of escape can be a daunting task. This new patent, that is designed to have windshields break outward when damaged should be closely watched!
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