According to recent research, most Irish drivers have damaged their vehicles due to craters. The AA conducted the study, which surveyed more than 7,000 people-more than 60% of the respondents had damaged their cars, motorcycles or bicycles as they crossed potholes. In most cases, a possible consequence of a pothole run-in is tire damage.
“在任何人的想象力中，尖刺并不是道路使用者面临的一个新问题，但是它们可能会引起很大的烦恼，如果您不幸撞到一个盲者，却很容易造成汽车或自行车的损坏。 ”，AA消费者事务主管Conor Faughnan说。
"In anyone's imagination, spikes are not a new problem for road users, but they can cause a lot of annoyance. If you accidentally hit a blind person, it can easily cause damage to your car or bicycle. "Conor Faughnan, AA Consumer Affairs Director.
“If you ’re driving on a road that shows signs of disrepair or poor maintenance, it ’s important to reduce the speed accordingly. This not only reduces the risk of damaging your own vehicle, but also reduces the risk to other Dangers caused by road users. At the same time, almost one in five of those who have damaged their cars due to potholes reported a problem with the car's suspension due to the impact.