This Simple $50 Tool Could Save You In a Car Crash

Emergency Car Escape Tool
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The sad fact is that nearly 1.25 million people die in road crashes every year, and an additional 20-50 million are injured. With these are startling facts, it seems more important than ever that you prepare yourself for any eventuality on the road.

This simple tool from INGEAR features two steel window breakers, a seat belt cutter and a flashlight that can also function as an SOS light. Each order comes with a vehicle mount and screws, as well as three triple A batteries, so it’s ready for immediate use. The military-grade aluminum is built to withstand even the toughest of road and weather conditions. What’s more, it’s even submersible, and can be held underneath over three feet of water for up to thirty minutes.

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The flashlight has a beam distance of 492 feet, so even if your crash takes place in a remote location, or leaves you trapped in an area with limited visibility, you can attract attention and seek out help. Extremely durable, it can withstand drops up to one meter.

While no one wants to find themselves the victim of a car crash, it’s better to be prepared if you do, and this multi-pronged tool could make a difference in the safety of you and your loved ones.


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