truck driver fatigue

Traffic cops pull exhausted truck drivers off N1 highway demand they sleep

Long-distance drivers, be it truck, taxi or bus drivers are prone to driving exhausted, with grave outcomes in many circumstances. Daydreaming on the wheel or even dozing off becomes a…
m1 south booysens off-ramp bridge

Bridge at M1 south Booysens off-ramp is safe for motorists – JRA

Johannesburg Road Agency (JRA) has announced that the M1 bridge at Booysens off-ramp is safe for motorists to use after initial fears that it was collapsing. JRA said this after…
m1 bridge collapse

M1 bridge collapse raises safety concerns for motorists

Johannesburg Metro Police have urged motorists to drive with caution on the M1 south bridge at the Booysens off-ramp after part of it collapsed on Wednesday. JMPD spokesperson, Xolani Fihla…
20 road safety tips

20 road safety tips to get you home safely this festive season

Roads across South Africa are expected to become very busy over the festive season. Here are some advice and tips to help you arrive safely at your destination, courtesy of…
truck front tyre burst

How to react after a front tyre burst on a truck

1 - Keep going straight – don’t try to pull off the road at once, 2 - Hold the steering wheel firmly at 10 O’ clock and 2 O’ clock…
cows on the n3

Cows a problem on N3 between Pinetown and Pietermaritzburg

Cows on the N3 between Pinetown and Pietermaritzburg is a serious problem. Motorists who use that stretch of highway say they are sometimes forced to swerve to avoid the animals.…

Thunderstorm warning for motorists in KZN

Durban - Motorists are warned of impending thunderstoms in the northern parts of KwaZulu-Natal which will cause driving conditions to be dangerous. SA Trucker advises motorists to plan their journeys…

Cape Town plans to donate phones of motorists caught texting and driving

Cape Town - If the City of Cape Town has its way, motorists who are caught using their cellphones while driving will be forced to hand over their mobile devices…
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