Tyre maintenance and timely replacements will actually save you money! Your tyres, being the only part of your vehicle to touch the road, are critical to ensuring safe motoring. Details on Tyre Legisation will follow.
The ITIA believe that part worn tyres can be a real safety risk, as you do not know the history of the tyre. It may have been in a crash or damaged internally. Such a tyre would look ok on visual inspection, but would be a serious risk to drive on.
ITIA are pushing for responsible tyre disposal accross Ireland. Read how you and your company can get involved and find a list of companies happy to handle your old tyres. Details on Tyre Legisation will follow.
You should register with TRACS if your business imports, supplies, sells or fits tyres or if it collects and reuses waste tyres. When members display their TRACS sign, they are publicly affirming to customers that their business takes waste tyre management seriously.
Raising the Standards of the Tyre Industry in Ireland. As part of our Drive for licensing programme ITIA members are getting their Tyre Technicians Accredited to help raise the standards in the tyre industry. The ITIA Accreditation programme aims to set the legitimate trade apart from the black economy.