10 Reasons to invest in a TPMS for your Industrial Vehicles

Are you looking to introduce or update a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) for your company’s Off The Road (OTR) vehicles? These instruments measure the pressure and temperature of tires. There are several compelling reasons to invest. Firstly they continuously feed the information back to the driver or the fleet manager in real time. Secondly they can then make decisions on the safety and efficiency of vehicles’ tires. Coupled with this is the ability for managers to plan for servicing and repair.

Reasons to invest

To illustrate why it is worth investing in a reliable TPMS for your industrial vehicles, read on:

1. Safety reasons to invest

TPMS provides real-time monitoring of tire pressure and temperature, alerting operators to potential issues that could compromise safety. As a result it helps prevent tire blowouts, accidents, and equipment damage caused by under or over-inflated tires or by tires overheating. For that reason you must ensure that the TPMS from your chosen provider is accurate and reliable. Makes sure the signal will always be received, wherever you are, and however harsh the environment.

2. Cost Reduction 

Maintaining proper tire pressure prolongs tire life, reduces tire wear and improves fuel efficiency. TPMS helps optimize tire performance, reducing the frequency of replacements and saving on fuel costs. Accordingly this results in significant cost savings for the operation and increases the profitability of the business.

3. Downtime Prevention

Unplanned downtime due to tire-related issues can be expensive and disruptive. TPMS enables proactive maintenance by identifying tire problems in advance. Accordingly this allows for timely repairs or replacements and minimizes unexpected equipment downtime.

4. Compliance and Regulatory Requirements

Many industrial sectors have specific regulations and standards regarding tire pressure monitoring. As a result investing in a TPMS ensures compliance with industry requirements, avoiding penalties, legal issues, and reputational damage. Hence the TPMS System you choose needs to meet the standards required by your industry and meet reliability criteria. 

5. Operational Efficiency arguments to invest

TPMS enables better fleet management and operational efficiency by providing data-driven insights. It allows operators to monitor tire health, track performance trends and plan maintenance schedules more effectively. Given that this information leads to optimised operations and improved productivity. A TPMS that logs data consistently and provides full reporting capabilities is a minimum requirement.

6. Operator Confidence and Comfort

TPMS promotes operator confidence by providing timely warnings and notifications about tire issues. As a result, operators feel more secure and focused on their tasks, leading to increased productivity and job satisfaction. A proven track record of TPMS reliability is essential to promote operator confidence.

7. Sustainability reasons to invest

TPMS ensures tire usage is within the advised operating parameters. This allows for successful and safe re-treading. Sustainability and carbon savings follow due to extending the life of the tire. The business can then report these saving across the organisation and to shareholders. A task that would be difficult without a credible TPMS.

8. Time saving

With an automatic monitoring system, you can do away with the regular manual checks of all the tires pressures on all the vehicles. This is a time-consuming job which a TPMS eliminates. It also avoids missed checks and still captures issues that occur between manual checks.

All reports can be printed or a PDF created, another reason to invest in a data gathering TPMS
TMS App – PDF Report, all reports can be printed or a PDF created

9. Data gathering reasons to invest

We all know that in the right hands data is incredibly valuable. With a quality TPMS system you’d have this data available for later analysis. This could be used for driver training about tire issues. Other examples include changing working practices to avoid stressing tires and providing evidence relating to warranty claims with tire manufacturers. Analyzing the data also helps to highlight the reasons why tires are operating outside normal limits.

10. Simple to Install

With good installation guidelines and practices, a TPMS is simple to install. In reality a process that can be completed in a very short period of time. Additionally, with the free App it’s possible to ensure the installation is working correctly and the communications from all sensors are optimised.

These are ten very compelling reasons to invest. Don’t delay, start taking advantage of all the benefits our TPMS can bring to your organisation. Call, or use the contact form below and we will get in touch. If you prefer, just use our contact page.

September 5, 2023 in Industry

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