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Reducing car crash risks through correct tire size and air pressure

Posted on June 16, 2015 11:28 am under Automotive Defects

In most cars, tire specs can be found on the user manual, the driver’s side door, or at the edge of the door panel. Car specs details the size your tires should be and their ideal air pressure. By following the suggested specs, you are reducing your risk of injurious, or even fatal car crashes, caused by incorrect tire size or air pressure.

Most car crashes in the U.S. occur due to tire blowouts caused by underinflated or overinflated tires. Similarly, cars with undersized or oversized tires could experience parts that wear out easily. Worn-out vehicle components do not only reduce a car’s overall performance, they also put car occupants at risk of road-related accidents.

Despite having your tires and your car checked regularly before use, some auto accidents happen due to a defectively designed or manufactured car tires. If you think a negligent tire manufacturer has caused you to suffer from a vehicular accident in Madison, the legal team at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® might be able to help you seek the compensation you need. Call us at (414) 271-0900 and tell us your story.