Why do I need OWL® Car window breaker seat belt cutter ?
Everyone should have an escape tool , window breaker and seat belt cutter readily available in their vehicle in case of an emergency situation. Your escape tool should be within the recommended reach of 8 to 12 inches from you. OWL® is flat and credit card size so it is readily available to reach in a panic situation. It works differently than hammers or spring loaded devices. There is no pounding, no need for strength. It is more powerful than the spring devices and because it has no moving parts OWL ® cannot malfunction. OWL ® card shatters the glass outward, away from you. OWL® has a recessed blade that does not need a cover, it is handy for quick use in order to slice through your jammed seat belt. OWL® is the best gift you can give to yourself and everyone you love.
How do I use OWL® ?
We have an instructional video to view here:
We recommend you keep OWL® handy, it easily fits in a credit card holder. Fits easily in a pocket, purse or wallet, Keep in center console or on visor by using your own clip or a holder. OWL's® integrated razor blade cuts through nylon safety belts easily. To break window, place the top of OWL® card , with the point towards glass, in the upper window channel, as far as it goes, with two fingers, flick the bottom of the card towards you and release. The OWL® card breaks glass outward.
Will OWL® fit in the window channel of my car?
OWL ® has a beveled edge and fits right in the top edge or side edge. It has been tested on all types of cars , imported and domestic. OWL® has been tested by Bureau Veritas.
What if my side window is open a bit, will OWL® still work?
Use the same way as if it were placed in top of window channel. Insert OWL® in the side channel of your window, pull back and release. We provide several videos on this site and our utube channel demonstrating both ways.
Does OWL® work on wind shields?
No. OWL® is designed to shatter tempered safety glass windows.
Does OWL® work on cars fully submerged?
OWL® has not been tested on cars fully submerged. OWL® card due to the credit card size & shape allows for easy storage on your car visor or near by location, so it is within quick reach in an emergency and can be used to shatter tempered glass windows before the car is fully submerged.
Does OWL® work on tempered glass windows?
Yes. OWL® shatters tempered and tinted glass windows. We provide videos and 3rd party testing to demonstrate OWL®'s ability to shatter tempered windows. To find out what type of window glass your car has look for the sticker on the lower corner of the window.
Does OWL® work on laminated glass?
OWL® works on tempered glass. No, laminated glass has plastic in between two sheets of glass. To find out what type of window glass your car has look for the sticker on the lower corner of the window.
If OWL® has no springs, how does it work?
OWL® does not have springs or any moving parts. The flat card acts as one big spring and and is designed to break glass outward with the snap of your finger.
Can OWL® break windows from outside the car?
Yes. OWL® breaks tempered glass. OWL® is designed as an escape tool to be used from the inside of your car using the window channel, but can be used from the outside in a similar fashion in an emergency.
OWL SAFETY INNOVATIONS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES. OWL SAFETY INNOVATIONS LIABILITY IN ALL CIRCUMSTANCES IS LIMITED TO, AND SHALL NOT EXCEED, THE PURCHASE PRICE PAID FOR THE PRODUCT THAT GIVES RISE TO ANY LIABILITY.
OWL® Open Window for Life Disclaimer
OWL® escape tool is designed for emergency use only.
OWL® is designed to break safety glass from inside the car by using the inner window channel to provide an escape to outside the car. OWL® is capable of breaking the glass from the outside of the car in a different manner. We are not responsible for any inappropriate usage of device such as theft, personal injury, property damage of any kind, or any other consequence arising from the improper use of OWL® Open Window for Life.
Please visit our HOW to USE instruction page.
Do not drop OWL® device on glass counters or tables. Do not store without holder covering metal tip next to glass objects such as your cell phone. OWL® can be tested , it will work repeatedly. Do not test on any glass that you do not want broken. Keep out of reach of children.
Return Policy: Proof of purchase must be provided. To receive full refund, please return within 90 days from purchase date. Return address : 960 Post Oak Close, Alpharetta, GA 30004.
Unauthorized dealers are not covered by our warranty. Purchasing from unauthorized dealers could result in obtaining copies, fakes, stolen and sub-standard devices, and therefore not guaranteed. We take your safety very seriously and work exclusively with dealers and resellers we trust with our product.