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Defective tyres – a real threat to road safety

28 August 2007

Pedestrian death reinforces TyreSafe warnings

The vital part that tyres play in a vehicle’s handling, particularly on wet roads, was brought into sharp focus at Cromer Magistrates Court, in Norfolk, earlier this month, when a motorist received fines and penalty points on his license following the death of a pedestrian in an accident involving a worn tyre.

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