Tag Archives: Brakes

LORRY CAUGHT FIRE AFTER BRAKES FAILED

A prime mover was reported to have caught fire on Thursday evening, resulting in a massive jam at Whitley Road and Dunearn Road. It was understood that the brakes of the lorry was faulty, which caused friction with the tyres, and in turn causing the fire.

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THIEVES STOLE MOTORBIKE BRAKE COMPONENTS, PUTS RIDERS LIVES AT RISK

Police have arrested two men, aged 24 and 26, for stealing motorcycle parts and putting them up for sale on Facebook. The thefts occurred in Woodlands and Marsiling housing estates between end of February and mid-March this year. Among the things stolen were break components of large capacity motorbikes. Now, I am not a motorcycle rider, but I think you don't have to be an expert to know that if you steal any part of a break component, you are putting the rider at risk! What if he start the motorbike without realizing that his break are missing some components, and thus might not work? Aren't you putting his life at risk?

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