Garda warning after driver caught with ‘extremely bald tyres’

first_imgGardaí have issued a warning after encountering a vehicle with extremely bald tyres in Letterkenny.The detection was made on Sunday night, when a car was found to have tyres worn well below the legal minimum tread depth of 1.6mm.Gardaí took to Facebook to issue this safety message: “Please check your tyres regularly and even more regularly when the tread depth reaches 3mm. The legal minimum tread depth is 1.6mm. The more worn your tyres become, the less grip they have on the road surface. “Driving with bald tyres is very dangerous and the consequences could be devastating especially when there is a risk of ice! “We urge everyone to conduct all necessary safety checks on their car before getting behind the wheel!”Garda warning after driver caught with ‘extremely bald tyres’ was last modified: December 2nd, 2019 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Johanna Mukoki: ‘I am an entrepreneur’

first_imgJohanna Mukoki, is the first African to sit on the Global Tourism Board. (Image: EY)Brand South Africa reporterTravel With Flair’s Johanna Mukoki is a continent-leading tourism entrepreneur. The first African to sit on the Global Tourism Board, she started her high-flying career with a sound business plan and a steely resolve to succeed.Mukoki has accumulated numerous accolades including being named Emerging South African Entrepreneur of the Year at the Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur Awards in 2012. She was also named as South Africa’s Most Influential Woman in Business and Government in the Tourism Sector by CEO Magazine.Johanna Mukoki and her business partners Tibor Zsadanyi (left), Robert Wilke (right) and close friend and businesswoman Annie Malan to Mukoki’s immediate right enjoying the football during the 2010 FIFA World Cup hosted by South Africa.Would you like to use this article in your publication or on your website? See Using Brand South Africa material.last_img read more