Tyre fitter crushed as tyre fall back caused by:

  • Equipment failure
  • Anti fallback arms fail or are absent
  • Tyre handler operator mistake – reduces clamping force
  • Tyre handler is not rated for the load

Credible Failure mode is addressed by:

  • BI.02.30 Fit for purpose tyre handlers provide by OEM
  • BI.03.02 Protocols for all aspects of wheel assembly maintenance and tyre repair
  • BI.03.10 Safe and productive tyre handler operation
CFM02.53 – During wheel assembly fitting the tyre falls back before it is secured


Last Updated: 21/08/2020 10:12:19pm