Entries under "Winter"

Driving in winter: Do you have everything in focus?

November 19th, 2015 (No Comments)

With darkness, fog, rain, ice and snow critical situations may arise in autumn and winter on the streets. Follow the instructions of our guest author Police Chief Inspector Christopher Becker – responsible for traffic accident prevention – and drive more safely

Winter tires and snow chains are mandatory in Austria

November 13th, 2015 (No Comments)

In Austria between November 1st and April 15th of the following year winter tires are mandatory for trucks over 3.5 tonnes, as well as a snow chain obligation. Severe penalties are due for infringement. Police Chief Commissioner Christoph Becker informs.