The windshield is one of the most important safety features on your vehicle. In the event of an accident, the windshield prevents you and your passenger from being ejected from the car. The windshield also provides a great deal of support for the vehicles airbags. If your vehicle is involved in a rollover accident your windshield would also provide a great deal of support for your vehicle’s roof, helping to prevent it from collapsing.
If you’ve experienced a cracked windshield or other broken auto glass, it can ruin your day. It may not help, but you should know that you’re not the only one. In fact, across the country there are an estimated 14 million windshield replacement procedures each year. If misery loves company, you should also be aware that some seven out of ten windshields on vehicles on the road today will someday need a repair.