Factors Affecting Stopping Distance. There are several factors that can affect stopping distance, including Speed, Road conditions - the weather, Tyre conditions and the braking system. Startin Group have come up with a few ways in which you can Improve Stopping Distance these are:
Make sure you are always maintaining a safe speed, keep a safe distance from other vehicles on the road this ensures that you always should have enough time to break within a safe distance.
Regularly check your tyres, ensuring they're in good condition and inflated to the correct PSI before setting off on your journey. Also, ensure that your vehicle's brake system is regularly maintained.
If you're unsure, you can always pop into your local Startin Group Dealership to have a safety check of your vehicle.