Transport News from around the Web

October 2, 2020

One year later and still no clarity on e-tolls – Outa

Cabinet’s failure to make a decision on a funding mechanism for Gauteng’s freeways is affecting long-term road planning and allows the South African National Roads Agency […]
October 1, 2020

Ron Derby | Our problems are so much bigger than SAA, the focus on it just fans the flames

While we focus all our attention on SAA’s salvation mission, the rail agency responsible for transporting the vast majority of South Africans is quite literally crumbling. […]
October 1, 2020

Leasing versus ownership is not a clear-cut decision

To lease a fleet of vehicles versus ownership is a decision most fleet operators and businesses will have to make from time to time. The choice […]
October 1, 2020

Leasing versus ownership is not a clear-cut decision

To lease a fleet of vehicles versus ownership is a decision most fleet operators and businesses will have to make from time to time. The choice […]
September 30, 2020

New Skills Needed for Distribution Management

New routines, structural changes, and a massive shift in consumer behavior since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic have disrupted traditional distribution management systems. Simple linear […]
September 30, 2020

One dead in a truck and vehicle collision in Harrismith

Emer-G-Med responded to a collision involving a truck and car on the N3 South at the S-Bends (North Lane). The North lane is closed. Unfortunately one […]
September 29, 2020

Newest Ctrack Transport and Freight Index shows welcome increase

The newest Ctrack Transport and Freight Index has shown an 8% increase between the quarter to August and the quarter to May ­– the first time […]
September 29, 2020

Update on Pinetown crash: truck driver dies in a freak accident

Life Response paramedics were dispatched to an accident at the intersection of East Road and Stapleton Road in the Pinetown area. The truck collided with four […]
September 29, 2020

Truck driver dies in freak accident

Life Response paramedics were dispatched to an accident at the intersection of East Road and Stapleton Road in the Pinetown area. The truck collided with four […]
September 28, 2020

One person injured in collision into truck on the Midway N3 bridge

In the early hours of the morning. Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service responded to the Midway N3 bridge for reports of a collision. When emergency services arrived […]
September 27, 2020

Fatal crash on the N6 between Jamestown and Queenstown in the Eastern Cape

Collision on the N6 between Jamestown and Queenstown in the eastern cape. Truck vs car. 2 People in the car passed away. Fronies Towing   The […]
September 25, 2020

Three injured in a multiple-vehicle collision on Meadowdale

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to a collision involving a Motorcycle, car & truck on R24 West opposite Makro. Three patients with moderate injuries were transported by […]