Tyres over 10 years old fitted to front axles banned from next February, DVSA warns


 

The DVSA has reminded drivers and operators of commercial and public service vehicles that tyres aged over 10 years fitted to front-steered axles will be illegal from 1 February 2021. The new legislation covers England, Scotland and Wales and will affect tyres fitted on the front axle of a goods vehicle with a maximum gross weight exceeding 3,500kg. Frances Molloy was instrumental in the ban through years of tireless campaigning after her son Michael died in a coach crash in […]