We found some good stuff but these two videos of iPads were a perfect example of why to get an iPad case. iPad drops do happen and a low cost, high quality iPad case can save you the headache of a broken iPad screen down the line. The much larger screen obviously has more area to shatter and the increased weight of the iPad over the iPhone means it can sometimes hit even harder. Even more reason to practice safety first and protect your iPad with an iPad case.
Take a look at the difference even a small cover can provide in this clip (warning- this does hurt to watch):
Although we have never found ourselves dangling iPads out a second story window, here is another video showing an iPad case saving the day.