Firestone is perhaps the longest running tire line in the industry. Since the start of the 19th century, Firestone tires have been the most in-demand replacements among car owners. Their rich history spans way back when founder Harvey Firestone established the business by initially supplying pneumatic tires for wagons before developing them further to cater to automobiles. The first marquee to use Firestone's products was Ford Motor Company. For 88 years, the company dominated the market until Bridgestone Corporation took hold of it. The long-term success of Firestone is attributed to the dedication of its expert engineers in making the best tires. Conversely, their commitment to provide quality aftermarket replacement parts led to the development of different types of tires. This includes tires used for passenger, performance, light, and commercial vehicles. There are also tires that can be used specifically during winter. These products rely on high-quality rubber, which is fabricated from natural grown rubber trees and manufactured in Firestone's own plant. Aside from using premium materials, the product incorporates the use of unique designs that have evolved through the years. From the simple thread styles that offer maximum sidebites and grips, they were later changed by using more advanced facilities. Through the years, Firestone has been on a roll in the aftermarket industry. And today, Firestone tires are still marketed with the same high quality they've been known for. For a complete product line of this brand, visit Auto Parts Warehouse's comprehensive online catalog. You'll find the right parts made especially for your vehicle like the replacement tires from Firestone here.
On January 1, 2012, the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010 (SB 657) went into effect in the State of California. As a result, many companies (above a certain size) manufacturing or selling products in California are required to disclose their efforts (if any) to address the issues of human trafficking and slavery, thereby allowing consumers to make better, more informed choices regarding the products they buy and the companies they choose to support.
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AUDITS: AutoPartsWarehouse.com currently does not conduct independent and unannounced formal audits of its suppliers to evaluate compliance with AutoPartsWarehouse.com standards for anti-slavery and anti-human trafficking in its supply chain. However, AutoPartsWarehouse.com utilizes its internal resources to regularly visit and inspect its suppliers' places of business to ensure compliance with anti-slavery and anti-human trafficking laws.
CERTIFICATIONS: AutoPartsWarehouse.com does not require all of its suppliers to provide any certifications regarding compliance with anti-slavery and anti-human trafficking laws of the country or countries in which they are doing business. However, AutoPartsWarehouse.com expects that its suppliers must not support, promote or engage in the practice of slavery or human trafficking, and it requires suppliers to comply with the laws regarding anti-slavery and anti-human trafficking of the country or countries in which they are doing business.
ACCOUNTABILITY: AutoPartsWarehouse.com expects its employees, whose duties involve the AutoPartsWarehouse.com supply chain, to comply with all applicable laws and regulations relating to anti-human trafficking and anti-slavery. AutoPartsWarehouse.com takes the issues of slavery and human trafficking very seriously and will continue doing its part by responsibly managing its supply chains in an effort to eradicate human trafficking and slavery. All reports of alleged violations will be investigated by AutoPartsWarehouse.com. If the results of an investigation indicates that corrective action is required, AutoPartsWarehouse.com will decide the appropriate steps to take, including discipline, dismissal, and possible legal proceedings. Disregard or deliberate ignorance of the law is not tolerated and may lead to disciplinary action.
TRAINING: AutoPartsWarehouse.com requires annual certification from our employees that they understand and will adhere to the Code. AutoPartsWarehouse.com is in the process of conducting awareness training on anti-slavery and anti-human trafficking for its employees and management who have direct responsibility for supply chain management, particularly with respect to mitigating risks within its supply chain.