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Part Worn Tyre Fitted Days Before 70mph Motorway Crash

Owner of car wanted a cheap tyre to "tide" her over but ended up smashing into central reservation following blowout. A £25 part-worn tyre has been identified as a contributing factor which caused a 70mph motorway crash, an independent investigation has found. The tyre, which has three ‘unsatisfactory’ repairs, was fitted to the Seat Ibiza a few days before it [...]

By |2019-03-23T18:09:55+00:00March 21st, 2019|Tyres, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Selling Illegal and Unsafe Tyres

Investigations carried out across England and Scotland by TyreSafe found a shocking 99% of all 'part worn' tyre traders to be selling illegal or unsafe tyres. In total, 18 investigations were carried out across England and Scotland involving 68 part worn traders, all bar one of whom were supplying tyres which contravened the legislation governing their sale. The research also [...]

By |2019-03-21T14:51:54+00:00January 10th, 2019|Tyres|0 Comments
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