To Prevent Tire Failures,
- Ensure that routine maintenance is performed on work vehicles
- Implement and enforce an employer seat belt safety program
- Be properly trained in safe work vehicle operation
- Perform routine pre-trip and post-trip inspections, including inspection of the tires
- Ensure that tires do not run below 80% of the recommended pressure
Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center, "Drivers Killed Due to Tire Failures" (2013). Kentucky Haz Alerts--Motor Vehicle. 1.