Tie-Down Violation: Audi

Looks like the owner upgraded the motorhome, vehicle and trailer, but forgot to upgrade the tie downs and anchor points. Perhaps the police officer (just ahead and to the right) gave him a crash course on the basic laws of physics. The one strap (illegal) on the rear...

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When Improper Tie-Down Use Leads to Disaster

When Improper Tie-Down Use Leads to Disaster This C3 Corvette was being delivered to its new owner when the tow vehicle started to swerve, then jackknife. The Corvette was thrown from the trailer and onto its roof. State troopers determined the cause to be an improper...

Tie-Down Violation: Truck Trouble

This tie-down violation comes from our friend Jason Rushforth from Rushforth Art and Rushforth Wheels: If you care at all about the finish of your hood, don’t run a strap across it. A flat hook is attached to the stake pocket. Upgrade to chain extensions for added...

Tie-Down Violation: Motorcycle

The placement and geometry of the front straps are correct, and are pulling the motorcycles forward. With the lack of rear straps however, a sudden stop or impact will turn these motorcycles into missiles. As an added margin of safety, we suggest upgrading your...