There are four main areas of tire care and safety — pressure, alignment, rotation, and tread. But it’s not always clear why these matter, so we’ve sketched it out for you here. Now that you know more about tire safety, enlighten someone else. Share this blog post with others using the social icons below.
Test your tire safety knowledge with this series of tire safety questions — one for each day of National Tire Safety Week. National Tire Safety Week is an annual awareness campaign created by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) to encourage drivers to do a little tire care and tire maintenance of the sake of their safety. May 24 through 30, RightTurn is quizzing our social media fans with a different … Continue reading
Tires are an important safety feature for your vehicle, so it makes sense that taking care of your tires can help contribute to your safety. But an added benefit of regular tire care is that you can save money too. Here’s how. Pressure Check your tire pressure every month to be sure your tires are inflated to your vehicle’s recommended pressure. Overinflated and underinflated tires can cause safety issues, but they … Continue reading
Yes, believe it or not, summer is almost here. And if you’re like most people, with it brings a lot of traveling. I have a few weekend road trips planned myself. But before you hit the road, check out our summer driving safety checklist for a few tips to help you address vehicle safety issues and even save some gas money on your trip. We made this road trip checklist for National … Continue reading
National Tire Safety Week (NTSW), which runs June 1 – 7 this year, is a great opportunity to pay a little extra attention to the only part of your vehicle that actually touches the road. What Is NTSW? NTSW is a safety awareness week established by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA). The RMA is an independent trade organization for members of the tire industry. The organization helps oversee the production and sale … Continue reading
When you’re in the tire business like RightTurn is, you’re also in the safety business. That’s why we go to great lengths to educate our readers and customers on safety. Right now through June 8 is a particularly good time to talk about tire safety. That’s because it’s the Rubber Manufacturers Association’s (RMA) National Tire Safety Week. Why have a National Tire Safety Week? Well, tires are the only parts … Continue reading