Glass America Makes Second AGRSS Donation; Endorses National
Standards for Auto Glass Replacement
Glass America, a national automobile glass replacement and repair company,
has made its second donation to the Automotive Glass Replacement Safety
Standards (AGRSS) Council, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to
the safe replacement of auto glass. Glass America's contributions will
support a variety of AGRSS-oriented educational opportunities, including
its new consumer awareness program.
"We believe this type of financial commitment sends a strong message
to the entire Auto Glass Replacement industry that proper windshield installations
is key to the safety of the consumer" stated David Rohlfing, president
of Glass America. Glass America is also proud to support AGRSS with people
resources that participate on the AGRSS Council.
The mission of AGRSS is to make every auto glass replacement safer by
developing and maintaining standards for the replacement of auto glass,
educating and accrediting the industry, and promoting awareness of the
AGRSS Standard to the insurance industry and driving public at large.
Glass America is committed to supporting the standards and objectives
that the AGRSS Council's has put forth through both financial and instructional
"I am encouraged and proud of the work that the AGRSS Council does
on behalf of the industry which was on display at the annual AGRSS Conference
in Las Vegas. It is imperative that retail organizations embrace this
important benchmark for the Auto-Glass Replacement (AGR) industry"
said Rohlfing. "We can think of no better show of support than to
make our second donation to the AGRSS Council. Our industry must embrace
these standards to ensure the safety of the driving public. It is our
sincerest hope that other automotive glass retail companies will follow
suit in supporting and implementing AGRSS."
"We are thrilled Glass America continues to support AGRSS by increasing
their financial commitment to our organization as well as attending our
annual conference" comments AGRSS secretariat, Rick Church. "It
is this type of commitment that will help us achieve our ultimate goal
to have ALL windshields installed according to the AGRSS standard."
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The Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standards Council, Inc. is a not-for-profit
organization dedicated to the safe replacement of auto glass. AGRSS was
founded and is supported by companies in the auto glass replacement industry
that keep safe installation as their primary goal. AGRSS is an accredited
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)-standards development organization.
It has developed the world's only auto glass replacement safety standard,
the AGRSS standard (ANSI/AGRSS 002-2002 Automotive Glass Replacement Safety
Standard). The AGRSS Standard addresses procedures, education and product
performance. For more information on AGRSS please visit www.agrss.com.