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Fast Facts

Recent Research

  • Driving on underinflated and worn tires can increase the risk of a crash. One study found that five percent of vehicles experience tire problems right before a crash, and 45 percent of SUVs that experienced a tire problem before a crash rolled over as a result of the collision.

Interesting Information

  • Cooper Tire’s Tread Wisely campaign
    The Cooper Tire & Rubber Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Cooper Tire, has partnered with NOYS to create a new program – “Tread Wisely” – to promote tire and driver safety among teens and young adults.