TfNSW selects LSM TyreGuard® TMSystems to mitigate Bus / Coach Tyre- Wheel Fires
Approximately 2,500 Buses were installed as part of the with our TyreGuard® TMSystems in the first large roll- out of our technology to mitigation of Bus (Coach) Fires related to Tyre and Wheel Well (Locked Brakes / incorrect Tyre Pressurisation, failed Wheel Bearings) incidents.
LSM Technologies are proud to have been instrumental in assisting NfNSW to develop their new TMSystems Standard - BC17/18562 on Buses to mitigate Tyre and Wheel Well Fires.
LSM TyreGuard® TMSystems are a proactive technology that prevents a potential Wheel / Tyre Fire by monitoring the Tyre / Rim Temperature and warning the Operator - before a fire starts.
LSM TyreGuard® provides the latest SAE Tested / Certified, Robust and Fit - for - Purpose TMSystem technology. This is then augmented by LSM Technologies extensive Engineering / Technical Services , Support, Training and Education to Bus Operators, Drivers and Maintenance personnel.
- 37 fires with 77 thermal incidents (fires and smoke only).
- 43% of incidents were confined to the Wheel Well and caused by locked Brakes.
- 62% of thermal Wheel Well incidents resulted in smoke damage only, indicating that 15 x fires occurred
LSM TyreGuard® TMSystems can also be integrated in to our FSM® Safety (Tracking) Manager Telematics to provide remote access to fleet dashboards, customisable reports, proof of compliance tools as well as real time, user defined alerts.
LSM Technologies enhancing: Workplace OH&S + Equipment Damage Control + Productivity.