Driving in severe weather conditions can be one of the most dangerous times to be on the streets and highways. When the roads are covered with snow, ice or slush, it can often be difficult for a driver to maintain proper traction. Traction plays an important role in how well a driver can maneuver a vehicle. Because of this, when roads are slippery, it can be a good idea for a driver to consider having snow tires placed on his or her vehicle by a tire company like Grand Premier. This can make help in making their vehicle safer during the months of the year when such weather conditions occur.