Category Archives: Tire Safety

How to choose the best tires for your backhoe?

Backhoe Tires

Factors to Consider When Selecting the Best Tires for Your Backhoe When it comes to operating heavy machinery like a backhoe, it's crucial to ensure that all components are in optimal condition. One of the most important aspects to consider is the tires. Choosing the right tires can greatly impact the performance, safety, and efficiency [...]

Industrial Tire Installation

Industrial Tire Installation

Industrial Tire (23.5R25) Install on Caterpillar Scraper - Placerville, CA Located in Placerville, CA near Sacramento - Monster Tires specializes in a wide variety of Tire Sales, Track Sales, and Tire Installation Services Located in Placerville, CA is your go-to resource for industrial tires and tracks. If you are looking for agricultural tires, construction [...]

Rubber Tracks VS Skid Steer Tires

Rubber Skid Steer Tracks VS Skid Steer Tires Skid steer loaders and compact track loaders (CTL) are the most popular equipment of choice for construction and excavation projects. Skid steers are built to work on tires and tracks - although they can also be outfitted with over-the-tire (OTT) track attachments - while CTLs are rubber-tracked equipment. [...]

Temperature and Tire Pressure

Does Temperature Affect Tire Pressure?

Does Temperature Affect Tire Pressure? Many contractors do routine inspections of their industrial tires and equipment before sending them off to a jobsite. In a recent article, we listed six routine inspections that need to be done when preparing industrial tires for a jobsite and one of the more important inspections was checking the tire [...]

Preparing Industrial Tires

Preparing Industrial Tires for a Job Site

Preparing Industrial Tires for a Job Site Preparing for a job site should not only include having the proper equipment, but also include a routine inspection of the equipment and its industrial tires before sending it off to a jobsite. Due to the variations in jobsite conditions and surfaces—such as encountering mud or rocks—those industrial [...]

Buying Backhoe Tires

Backhoe Tires

Top Five Things You Should Know Before Purchasing Backhoe Tires The backhoe is one of the more versatile and useful pieces of equipment—whether on a farm or construction job site. As one might expect, this equipment depends on having the correctly sized tires with good tread level to maintain the traction required for the job [...]

Tractor Tire Safety Laws

Tire Laws - Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Tractor Tire Safety Laws from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration In a previous post about tire safety on the job site, we discussed all the reasons why you need to check your tires constantly. If you are operating heavy equipment or transporting loads, you need to know what the tire laws and requirements are [...]

Tire Safety on the Job Site

Tire Safety

Keeping Your Jobsite Safe with the Right Tires Your heavy equipment works hard to get the job done for you but the tires on your heavy equipment work even harder. The safety of your equipment and jobsite depends on your tires. If they lose traction you cannot control your equipment anymore and that creates a [...]