MIL-OSI Translation: Road safety: what tires in winter?

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MIL OSI Translation. Government of the Republic of France statements from English to French –

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Studded tires, chains, snow tires … Before the winter season, find with Road Safety all you need to know about the tire issue when you hit the road.

Studded or studded tires can be used until Sunday, March 31, 2019. If the weather conditions require, the prefects can change this date.

Credits: © Delegation to road safety

Chains are only permitted on snow-covered roads, regardless of the time of year, and on sections of road with the B26 signal required special equipment.

The use of contact tires or snow tires is not regulated. On the other hand, on the sections equipped with signal B26 if the mention snow tires admitted is not specified, the driver will have to use chains.

And if you move to Europe, the European Consumer Center France reminds you of the rules for using winter tires in different Europeans:

mandatory in Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden and Slovenia;
mandatory under certain conditions in Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Norway, Czech Republic, Romania and Slovakia;
not mandatory unless signposting in Spain, France and Italy;
non-compulsory in Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Poland, Portugal, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.

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