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…

Legal blood alcohol limit to be lowered further

The President says the legal limit of blood alcohol content for South African drivers will be lowered in a bid to save lives.  Cyril Ramaphosa joined the launch of Transport…

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…

Attitude change needed for safer roads, says Ramaphosa

Drive safely, comply with traffic officials and make more use of public transport was the message of President Cyril Ramaphosa's first Transport Month launch, held near the busy N3 in…

Top 10 most dangerous roads and areas in South Africa

Road crashes exert a heavy burden on the economy, society and families as they involve economically active members of society, many of whom are breadwinners and heads of families. “Statistics…

What could go wrong if as a trucker you overload your truck?

As a trucker you probably have heard discussions about overloading of trucks many times. It is obviously illegal, but have you personally ever cared to look at the risks involved,…

Four arrested as two Gauteng testing stations permanently closed

The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has welcomed the permanent closure of two Gauteng vehicle-testing stations following fraud and corruption allegations. The deregistration of the Orlando and Viking testing stations…

Truck drivers wish other drivers knew this to make our roads safer

The plight of South Africa’s long-distance truckers requires a lot of attention from all the other road users. Truck drivers wish that drivers of four-wheeled vehicles would give them a…
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