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CVSA: Drivers need to be concerned about brake maintenance.

CVSA: Drivers need to be concerned about brake maintenance.

Monday 20th, Nov. 2017

Antilock breaking systems are essential in maintaining road safety, enabling drivers to brake quickly and maintain control of steering. The CVSA found that 15% of trailers and 5% of buses in North America had faulty brakes, posing a serious risk to public and driver safety, stressing the importance of regular maintenance checks. At FirstLink, our commitment to safety means we have a range of brake pads which withstand high temperatures and friction, reducing the likelihood of dangerous faults.

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New service offered by us

New service offered by us

Tuesday 23rd, May. 2017

Offering new service to supply and fit brakes at fantastic prices - fitting price starts from £20.00

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New plasma treatment system designed to give automotive manufacturers a boost

New plasma treatment system designed to give automotive manufacturers a boost

Thursday 11th, Aug. 2016

New plasma treatment system designed to give automotive manufacturers a boost

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UC3M Researchers Improve the ITV Brake Inspection Systems

UC3M Researchers Improve the ITV Brake Inspection Systems

Sunday 31st, Jul. 2016

A group of researchers at the Carlos III University of Madrid (UC3M) has developed an innovation for Technical Vehicle Inspection (ITV) improves checking braking of trucks and other commercial vehicles. This system, called fBRAKE, can inspect these vehicles without having to be loaded to ITV and a faster, cheaper and intuitive way.

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FirstLink Technical Bulletin

FirstLink Technical Bulletin

Thursday 28th, Jul. 2016

Commercial Vehicle Brake Pad Developments, Improved specification for some of our braking products.

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Brake Pad Industry Research Report

Brake Pad Industry Research Report

Tuesday 26th, Jul. 2016

Brake Pad Industry Research Report- Detailed and Professional Study of the Present Market Conditions by Radiant Insights
Radiant Insights has published a new report titled “Global and Chinese Brake Pad Industry, 2015 Market Research Report”

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Introducing an Innovative Brake Disc for Commercial Vehicles

Introducing an Innovative Brake Disc for Commercial Vehicles

Thursday 21st, Jul. 2016

The size, weight and heavy working load
of commercial vehicles means they are
particularly prone to disc failure, however,
we have introduced a more innovative
Brake Disc that solves the problem and
saves money.

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Annual brake safety push begins Sept 11 - CVSA

Annual brake safety push begins Sept 11 - CVSA

Wednesday 20th, Jul. 2016

CVSA’s 2016 Brake Safety Week is Sept. 11-17
During the week of Sept. 11-17, 2016, law enforcement agencies across North America will conduct inspections on large trucks and buses to identify out-of-adjustment brakes, and brake-system and anti-lock braking system (ABS) violations as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) Brake Safety Week, an annual outreach and enforcement campaign designed to improve commercial motor vehicle (CMV) brake safety throughout North America.

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