October 28, 2019

More than half of UK drivers don't know the correct legal minimum tyre tread depth of 1.6mm, according to research by AA Cars.

The concerning news comes in tyre safety month and shows that 62% of the 20,000 motorists asked, either guessed incorrectly or simply didn't kn...

September 17, 2019

Drivers across Britain are heading into the season in which they could be about to feel that terrifying feeling as they brake on a wet, slippy or icy road, but find their car fails to stop, instead gliding along beyond their control.

Do I really need winter tyres in the...

September 4, 2019

Millions of old tyres could be recycled as a new road surface mix if a trial on the M1 by Highways England proves successful.

A section of road between junctions 23 to 22 on the southbound carriageway of the M1 near Leicester has been laid with the new asphalt mix.

Using...

July 29, 2019

Tyres are an essential part of any vehicle and despite the risks of  driving with flat tyres, some still decide to continue driving with them.

One driver, in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, has learned the hard way after receiving a £120 fine and being banned from drivi...

July 19, 2019

What is a run flat tyre?

Run flat tyres are designed to allow your tyre to be used for a number of miles, even after the tyre has been punctured.

The reason for this is because the tyres have been designed by having a thicker, reinforced sidewall that can hold the weight...

July 4, 2019

Did you know it’s the Summer months that have more tyre-related incidents than any other season?

TyreSafe have launched a campaign with a cautionary reminder to motorists that it’s the summer months when there are more tyre-related incidents reported than any other.

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July 3, 2019

Tyre safety is all too often overlooked by fleet drivers and organisations.

Estimates suggest that up to a third of all road traffic accidents in the UK involve at least one person who is driving for work.

This shocking statistic equates to more than 200 people killed or...

February 27, 2017

Cars that are registered after 2012 that have a TPMS fault will now automatically fail an MOT Test. So what exactly is a TPMS and what can you do to prevent yourself getting caught out?

TPMS or Tyre Pressure Monitoring System was pu