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January 17, 2019

Gautrain delayed owing to cable theft

Delays of around 20 minutes to OR Tambo airport are expected. Link to news24.com
January 17, 2019

One person has been hospitalised in a collision on the R547

One person has been hospitalised with moderate injuries following a collision between two heavy motor vehicles on the R547, Lehlaka Park. Local authorities were on the […]
January 16, 2019

Festive season road death toll increases to 1 612

Minister of Transport Blade Nzimande on Wednesday announced an increase in the number of fatalities experienced on the roads during the festive season. According to preliminary […]
January 16, 2019

A Truck and minibus collision leaves four injured on Fabricia road

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to a M.V.A on the corners of Oliver and Fabricia road. A truck and a minibus collided leaving four occupants with moderate […]
January 15, 2019

European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) reveals new vehicle safety measures proposed for heavy-duty vehicles

This fact sheet explains ACEA’s position on the new vehicle safety measures proposed for heavy-duty vehicles as part of the revision of the EU General Safety […]
January 14, 2019

Truck drivers arrested for public violence

Four truck drivers aged between 28 and 38 years of age were arrested yesterday on the N3 in the Van Reenen area. The drivers used their […]
January 14, 2019

Fidelity SecureDrive to offer a more connected fleet experience

Fidelity SecureDrive, the latest offering from Fidelity Security, is set to cause waves in the vehicle tracking and telematics market. Read more… | Send to a […]
January 13, 2019

Cape Town tech firm secures $1.85m funding to expand

WhereIsMyTransport, a public transport data and technology company founded in Cape Town, has announced an investment of $1.85m as part of its Series A funding round. […]
January 11, 2019

Two woman die as truck crashes through there home in Pietermaritzburg

Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the L782 in the Phayipini area of Pietermaritzburg. Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of […]
January 11, 2019

One injured in truck rollover on the N5 20 km towards Kestell

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to an MVA on the N5, 20 km towards Kestell for a truck that overturned. One patient treated and transported to a […]
January 9, 2019

Uganda aims to pick bidder to build, operate highway by end-2019

Uganda expects to pick the winning bidder by the end of 2019 to build and operate a $1.5-billion road project under a public private partnership (PPP) […]
January 7, 2019

Suspects arrested for possesion of a stolen truck and alleged farm attack

Two men aged 42 and 37 will appear at the Carolina Magistrate’s Court tomorrow, 07 January 2019 facing a possession of suspected stolen truck case. Their […]