Factory tint is oftentimes confused for including similar UV protection and heat rejection coverage, but it is only glass that has been dyed for added privacy. Although many standards are in place throughout the U.S. regarding auto glass safety, there are no requirements for sun protection.
Several studies indicate a link between skin cancer and sun exposure while driving. UV exposure is cumulative and can over time lead to significant skin damage. If you are exposed to just 10 minutes of UV a day, that is 70 minutes a week and nearly 5 hours after a month.
Connect with an auto tint specialist today about keeping yourself and passengers sun-safe on the road!