While glass windows in today's homes, offices and buildings provide a necessary function and aesthetic appeal, they can become extremely dangerous, even deadly, when shattered or broken panes transform into flying "shards" of glass. Natural hazards, accidents and crime all pose potential risks to most glass systems existing today.
Fortunately, there is a preventative solution that can greatly reduce the risk of human injury and property damage - Safety & Security Films. The installation of these films offers protection to people and property. The durable polymer film construction and tough adhesive bonds to glass, creating a functional "Safety net" that holds glass in place at impact.
Natural Hazards Protection
During hurricanes and tornadoes, safety research indicates that security film can saves lives and reduce property damage by preventing flying objects from penetrating windows. Additionally, earthquake studies confirm that home or office structures that include security film can substantially reduce the hazard of flying and shattered glass, a major source of injury.
A variety of glass window accidents occur in the home every year, a lawnmower propels a rock, a stray cricket ball strikes an unintended target, a toddler falls against a bay window. The Installation of the proper safety film can keep these minor accidents from becoming a medical emergency. In the Industrial community, explosions have broken windows and propelled flying glass shards up to eight miles away from the blast! Safe Plus films help protect nearby homes and buildings in the event of such catastrophes.
Unfortunately, crime and vandalism are part of our everyday life. Personal safety and property are exposed to the expanding levels of risk associated with "Smash and Grab" robberies and other more dangerous illegal acts. Safe Plus films provide a much needed deterrent to vandals and thieves. Even after being smashed, security film will help hold glass panes on place and prevent easy entry.
Most people are unaware of the high number of injuries and fatalities caused by flying glass, That's why Safety and Security films are used by many governments, businesses and home owners around the world for protection.