Examples include welding or grinding of wheel components, using heat to loosen wheel components etc. regardless of whether the tyre is inflated or deflated (as pressure can be generated during the heating process).

Credible Failure mode is addressed by:

  • BI.01.10 Tyre hazard awareness for maintainers
  • BI.03.02 Protocols for all aspects of wheel assembly maintenance and tyre repair
  • BI.03.20 Effective Hot Work Processes restrict work on rims with tyres or assembled wheels


Last Updated: 23/01/2023 03:18:40pm