Transport News from around the Web

March 7, 2021

Suspect arrested with stolen furniture from delivery truck

Efficient collaboration between various SAPS units and a private company led to the successful recovery of brand new furniture and the arrest of a 27-year-old man […]
March 6, 2021

Gauteng: Truck driver seriously injured in rollover

Gauteng: At 03H52 Netcare 911 responded to a collision on Rowe Street in Witfield on the East Rand. Reports indicate that the driver of a truck […]
March 6, 2021

Two killed in collision with truck outside Potchefstroom

Two men believed to be in their late 20s/early 30s have been killed in a collision between the light motor vehicle they were driving and the […]
March 5, 2021

Stats SA survey reveals commuters’ endless headaches with transport

The number of pupils who walk to school last year decreased to 10.1 million from 11 million in 2013, according to Stats SA. Link to news24.com
March 5, 2021

JRA working to improve asphalt plant’s performance

The Johannesburg Roads Agency’s (JRA) is taking steps to improve the performance of the asphalt plant it launched in 2018. The agency notes that the plant […]
March 5, 2021

Two injured in a rear-end crash on the N3 Wembezi

This afternoon Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service responded to the N3 Wembezi for reports of a collision. When emergency services arrived they found that 2 trucks had […]
March 5, 2021

Register for free business-to-business webinar, 24 March 2021

Bizcommunity is proud to announce a media partnership with Success by Design in their forthcoming free webinar, titled ‘B2B in Africa for Africa’, taking place on […]
March 5, 2021

Online Event to Unlock Opportunities for Female Truck Drivers and Couriers

Data indicates that the transport industry in South Africa is “one of the least gender-transformed sectors”, with women making up less than 1% of the working […]
March 5, 2021

To insure or self-insure? A conundrum for fleet operators

Insurance is an expensive mechanism to protect losses. Insurance premiums comprise broker commission, administration costs, costs associated with collecting funds (for large claims) and profit. So, […]
March 4, 2021

Three killed in a truck crash in Emqangeni

At 10H53 Thursday morning, Netcare 911 responded to a collision on an unnamed Road in Emqangeni on the KZN South Coast. Reports indicate the driver of […]
March 4, 2021

19 Arrests as police foil a planned armed robbery and a truck hijacking

The Gauteng Highway Patrol Unit that was relaunched recently, continues to make inroads in the effort by the SAPS in the Province to reduce the volumes […]
March 4, 2021

Committed to Youth Development – Rhenus Logistics Implements the YES Programme

As part of its commitment to skills development and transformation, Rhenus has announced its participation in the Youth Employment Service (YES) Programme, a joint initiative by […]