My theory was that the metal towel holder hanging over the top of the door may have caused the shattering heat expansion pressure.
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Due to this serious injuries from shower doors shattering are very rare.
Oliver taking a warm shower before bedtime when the glass doors just inches from his body spontaneously shattered.
A hanging glass shower door that falls from its track for example may shatter quite easily.
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In the same year analyst kevin fong was shocked to enter his bathroom one day to find his glass shower cubicle in pieces all over the floor.
So how can a shower door all of a sudden shatter.
Bathroom glass door shattered in singapore.
I got cuts on my arm i.
Candace smith and ashley jennings.
Deep lacerations covering the 9 year old s arms and legs.
One of my shower doors spontaneously shattered whilst i was using the shower.
As it was a couple of years old and fitted by my oh i didn t fancy a fight with bathstore just lived with missing door.
This glass is designed to shatter to avoid having large jagged shards of dangerous broken glass.
In doing research for this story i.
It is conceivable that some of the exploding shower doors occur because one of the top rollers loosens causing the door to fall an inch or two shattering on impact.
Glass shower doors can shatter suddenly tempered glass is designed for safety but can have imperfections.
A shattered shower door will produce a pile of glass chips similar to the glass left in your back seat after a criminal breaks a car window to steal a gps.
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There are regulations for types of glass that can be used for the exterior of a building windows balconies etc.
The door can slip out of the hinges or out of the track when you open it.
Experts say it could happen if the door was incorrectly installed or if the rubber stoppers or runners on the bottom are damaged.
Safety glass also known as tempered glass is often used for shower screens.
There is an incredibly detailed manufacturing process to achieve this.