It’s Tire Safety Week
The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association is excited to promote this year’s consumer awareness campaign National Tire Safety Week running from June 27, 2022, through July 3, 2022. According to USTMA’s latest press release, “this annual initiative educates motorists about tire care, safety, and maintenance as an important part of road safety.”
Tires and tire pressure may not get the street cred they deserve, but here are a few attention-grabbing reasons why you should care. Better tires mean better fuel efficiency, a safer drive and improved stopping ability. For all you fleet drivers that want to save money at the pumps while keeping yourself and others safe on the road, performing maintenance work on your tires is a good start. Here’s what you should know about tire pressure on heavy-duty applications.