Tyre manufacturer Bridgestone assisted more than 35,000 stranded operators at the roadside in 2015 through its roadside assistance network. Bridgestone Partner, made up of a network of tyre dealers, also reduced its average response time by four minutes to 62 minutes between the first phone call and a partner arriving on the scene. It said the average time it then took to get the commercial vehicle operator back on the road was 51 minutes, meaning customers were generally back on […]
Bridgestone has developed a free app giving the correct torque settings for a wide range of commercial vehicle wheel nuts.
Continental Tyre Group has bought fleet management and tyre retreader Bandvulc in “a logical step”.
Average truck operating costs have risen by a massive 75% since September 2000 while reported haulage rates were only 23% higher in July 2013 than back then, new cost figures from the RHA have shown.