Far too few people that own and use trailers give much thought to the safety of their driving condition. While it may become second nature to give regular service checkups to your car or truck, you also need to ensure that your trailer is given the same attention. When it is being used, your trailer is simply an extension of your vehicle and needs to be treated with the same care and attention that you give to your actual car. This is more than simply ensuring that you load and attach your trailer correctly. Rather, it’s about having regular maintenance checks that will make you aware of issues and ensure that you resolve them before they become a danger to you and other road users. Here are the top three areas that are most often neglected when it comes to trailer maintenance.