Originally Posted by slartidbartfast
UK also. A bald tire (bald meaning less than the minimum allowable tread ANYWHERE on the tire) will get you three penalty points. Twelve penalty points will earn a 12-month driving ban, so four bald tires can cost you your license. ...and there are no "drive to work" exceptions over there.
If that's true: Bloody hell!
We can't even get the judges here to revoke the licenses of drunk drivers on a consistent basis in a lot of states.