resqme® Car Escape Tool, Seatbelt Cutter / Window Breaker

From: $9.95

Quick Car Escape Tool

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What is resqme®

Over 12 million motorists worldwide carry the resqme® keychain car escape tool, which is manufactured to keep you and your family safe while on the road!

This 2 in 1, safety and survival device, allows you to cut a jammed seatbelt and to break a tempered side window in your car while being portable and easy to carry around.

Originally developed for first responders (firefighters EMTs, law enforcement agencies);
resqme® has now become an essential safety solution for many safety-conscious individuals worldwide.

Main features

Made in USA – The Original • Breaks tempered car side windows • Cuts jammed safety belts • Compact, lightweight & powerful
The most reliable car escape tool • Trademarked and Patented

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    Pull from clip/blade protector.


    Cut seat belt at 45˚ angle.


    Press tool head to bottom corner of tempered glass window.

Where to place accessories

Now available, our Premium Accessory Package allows cautious drivers to literally place resqme® wherever they want for easy access when seconds count. Have a keyless entry car or too much junk on your car keys? Now, not only can you carry it on your keychain, you can also place it on your rear view mirror, sun visor or even your head rest.

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    Hang from rear view mirror using the zip tie to allow for access for both driver and passenger.

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    Attach the visor clip (sold separately) to your sun visor, ideal for keyless entrance cars.

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    Attach resqme with key ring to easily reach while driving.

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    Hang from head rest using the lanyard to allow for access to back seat passengers.

Technical specifications


    3L x 1.25W x 0.67D (in.) | 7.60L x 3.20W x 1.70D (cm.)


    0.6oz | 17 gr


    ABS plastic | Stainless steel | Hardened chrome plated steel | Nylon


Frequently asked questions


Your purchase includes a 1 year product warranty. Attempting to use resqme® on any material besides tempered glass such as metal, laminated glass, etc. will void the warranty. Improper use of the resqme®, including using excessive force to pull down and release the tool, causing the clip guard to break, will void the warranty.


resqme® is designed solely for use in vehicular emergency situations and must not be used for any purpose other than rescue. Does not work on windshields. Only for tempered glass.

How to

Product Usage and Guidelines

PDF Instructions


Instructional Videos and Lifestyle Examples

Media Library

Only breaks tempered glass

When is comes to vehicle manufacturing, there are two main types of glass utilized; laminated and tempered glass. Tempered glass fractures into small chunks in order to prevent injury caused by sharp edges. Laminated glass consists of two or more panes of glass that are fused together by a sheet of plastic, making it harder to break in order to prevent ejections in an accident. The device will work on tempered glass only and not laminated glass. It is important to research the type of glass used in each of the windows of your vehicle(s) in order to equip yourself with the proper protocol to escape in the event of an emergency.

Beware of fake resqme® copies

The original resqme® tool is made in the USA. Resqme is a registered trademark licensed to resqme, Inc. Unfortunately, there are counterfeit copies of our tool available online, and we are working hard on having all counterfeit listings removed. Our number one priority is the safety of our customers so we want to spread awareness about these fake tools because they will most likely not work during an emergency. If you come across a resqme® tool and wonder if it is real or fake, please feel free to email us pictures and information at and we will be happy to confirm if it is the original tool.

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Weight 0.06 lbs
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273 reviews for resqme® Car Escape Tool, Seatbelt Cutter / Window Breaker

  1. Patty J.

  2. Stacey K.

    I have not received any of my ordered items.

  3. Lisa Hartford

    Still haven’t received my order that I placed three weeks ago. Won’t arrive in time for Christmas. Will be asking for a refund.

  4. Ann Mader

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  5. Robert S.

    Order shipped promptly and received on time.

  6. Sandy

    I purchased 15 of these as gifts for children and grandchildren this Christmas. I have a sense of security in knowing they will have them in their cars. Resqme kept me informed of shipping and tracking until they arrived.

  7. Lauren Lesniak

  8. Shannon S.

    delivered quickly. hope i never need to use it

  9. Katie C.

  10. Cori

    Ordered Dec 1st and still have not received my order or even a shipping notification

  11. Jenni Burgoon

  12. Ashley B.

    Shipped fast! Hope me or the people I’m gifting them to never have to use it!

  13. Seth

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  16. Felicia Douglas

  17. VINNY

    Wonderful product, also fast shipping to my residence, it makes a great gift for the holidays. Thanks again.

  18. Carol C.

    Fast shipping, great product


  20. Karen M.

    Arrived well before I expected (in Old), especially considering the time of year and with cover etc. Thank you very much.

  21. Linda Delarosa

  22. Keith

    My resqume got here fast as as described. They always make a thoughtfull gift.

  23. John Myles

    I called to order and was told to do it on the computer and I said it was too hard. Amelia ? helped me step by step and was so patient with me and I really appreciate her sweet attitude. Great employee.

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  26. Meghan Neal

    The item was delivered to the wrong person. I never received it

  27. Laurie Q.

  28. Chelsie Lewis

    Love the tool but they came green instead of the white I ordered

  29. Kyla

  30. Raymond V.

    Honestly, it looks like plastic junk but it breaks a car window with just pressing against an edge of the glass like it was hit with a sledge hammer. Very light weight. Also cuts seatbelt if you are upside down and can’t get it to release because your body weight is pressing against the lock. If you can’t afford $9.00 to save your life, find a used spark plug to break car windows.

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  36. Janice C.

    I ordered this for my son. He just became a State trooper. It was shipped the same day and delivered within 3 days. Amazing customer service 😃

  37. Astrid

    My package never arrived. The address is correct. It was ordered over a month ago.

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  39. Michael

  40. Anonymous

    Great gift

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  42. Shane

    Quick painless process and fast shipping! Will buy from again.

  43. Shawnte M.

    Very fast shipping. Thanks for the peace of mind!

  44. Viviane Loriette

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  46. Susan W.

    I bought these for peace of mind and gave to all family members. It’s important to know that they can get out of their vehicles if they become trapped. Everyone should use these and think ahead. No one wants to think the worst can happen but if it does be prepared.

  47. F B T.

    It appears the best way to order the Resqme product is directly from the company. It was just as cheap and faster than Amazon.

  48. Carol Burns

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  50. Anonymous

    Website was easy to navigate

  51. Christian Ventrice

    Awesome Rescue tool

  52. Carmen E.

  53. Ena

    Never recived package

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  55. Theo Tucker

    So far, I haven’t needed to use this (I just received it) and I suspect that if I’m lucky, I won’t have to!!! However, it’s a relief to know that I have some practical options if I’m trapped in a car! (And, by the way, my name is Theo Tucker, but I’m a woman, so PLEASE don’t send mail to “Mr. Theo Tucker!” Happens every day and it’s getting really old!!!!)

  56. Alisha Tooloose

    Product good quality

  57. Steve Lee

    I like this tool. It fits in my EMT pants and I don’t even notice it is there. Great product

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  60. Jacqueline H.

    Made in America is very important to us. Ordering was quick and easy, good email communication, product is good quality. The packaging was a small envelope not oversized box. Perfect.

  61. Anonymous

    Good Company, fast shipping. Haven’t needed to use the self rescue but that’s a good thing

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  64. James H.

    Good. Good speed, good product. No problems. Definitely would recommend, I bought two of the keychain classic glass breakers and seatbelt cutters. I bought two because shipping one seemed dumb. Gave one to my roommate. Cuz like… yeah he’s not my mom or anything, but I don’t want him to drown in a lake.

    Anyway. They seem to work well. I hope I never have to use it to save my life because it would be nice to not be in the life threatening situation in the first place. Don’t text and drive. Definitely don’t drink and drive you buzz nugget.

  65. James Howard

    Awesome 👏🏾. Ariel Ray was amazing to work with.

  66. Carol Marshall

    Good tool to have. Thanks

  67. Laura F.

    We really like the ResQMe device. Made in USA too. Awesome!

  68. Anthony Wilson

    I have saved many people over my career as a conservation officer, including several water rescues. I think the device is so small, it will be hard to hold in a stressful situation.

  69. Kenneth Timlin

    Great gadget at a great price! I have 3.

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  71. Matthew Lindbo

    I love the resqme tool so much!! As a Eagle Scout being prepared is my #1 goal. Having a small, light tool like the resqme tool helps me achieve that goal. I’m also a police officer and being able to have a tool that doesn’t take up a lot of space on my duty belt is paramount. I keep my tool on my key ring holder and if I ever need to save someone or myself I know I have the tool vital to saving lives. The compact size and various mounting abilities makes this tool my number one everyday carry tool.

  72. Thomas R.

    tracking was hard due to a snow storm & USPS.

  73. NC Smith

    Reasonably fast shipping packed well. Looks nice but I haven’t had an occasion that necessitated cutting my seat belt in I/2 nor do I wish to break my car window, or anyone else’s either. So I can’t comment on how well it may work. Stay tuned

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