Service NL
October 16, 2018

Public Advisory: Early Studded Tire Use Permitted in Labrador

Service NL advises the public that studded tires can be put on vehicles effective today (Tuesday, October 16) in Labrador only.

Under the Highway Traffic Act studded tire use is normally permitted from November 1 to April 30 however, the current weather forecast in Labrador may cause dangerous driving conditions. The Minister of Service NL has the authority to adjust the dates of studded tire use according to weather conditions.

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Media contact
Krista Dalton
Service NL
kristadalton@gov.nl.ca
709-729-4748, 685-6492

2018 10 16                              1:15 p.m.