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Driving situations

Hazardous driving situations

Hazardous driving situations and how to handle them

Driving is fun and exciting, especially with the right tyres fitted to the wheels of your car. However, sometimes we’ll face unpredictable conditions on the road that make it less safe to drive.

Extreme weather leads to hazards like wet surfaces or poor visibility. Alternatively, high traffic volumes mean extended journey times behind the wheel – and drowsy or distracted driving. We care about your safety, both inside and outside the vehicle. In this section, we’d like to share safe driving tips for a variety of situations.

Aquaplaning

Aquaplaning

Tips for preventing aquaplaning in your car.

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Cornering around bends

To stay safe on curvy roads, you should avoid driving your car at excessive speed.

A useful technique for winding roads.

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Driving in snow

What to do when snow and ice strikes

What to do when snow and ice strikes

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Driving in fog

Tips for safe driving in fog

Tips for safe driving in fog.

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Essential road trip check list

Holiday Journey

Get your tyres holiday ready

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Driving in heavy rain

Tips for driving in heavy rain

When wet weather strikes, driving conditions can change.

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