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December 29, 2020

Two injured in a truck collision in Harrismith

Emer-G-Med responded to a truck collision on N3 North at Eeram in Harrismith. Two patients with minor injuries were transported by Emer-G-Med hospital. Local authorities were […]
December 25, 2020

Truck Drivers not at Fault for Crisis at Beitbridge

The Road Freight Association (RFA) and the Technical Service Provider Association (TSPA) reject the assertion made by the Home Affairs Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi that the truckers […]
December 24, 2020

Road Freight Association Calls for Urgent Action to Resolve Humanitarian Disaster at Beitbridge

The Road Freight Association (RFA) calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to immediately rectify and resolve the unacceptable crisis at Beitbridge, which has already become a massive […]
December 23, 2020

Head-on collision between a truck and vehicle on the N3

Emer-G-Med responded to a head-on collision on the N3 North 15 km past Warden. One patient with moderate injuries was transported by EMS. Local authorities were […]
December 23, 2020

Make drones sound less annoying by factoring in humans at the design stage

These days almost everyone has either flown a drone or listened to the nasty whining sound they produce. Although small drones (up to 20kg) are about […]
December 23, 2020

PepsiCo contract grows Imperial footprint in Europe

Imperial Germany has been awarded the contract to store leading brands for major soft drinks manufacturer PepsiCo. From January 2021, Imperial will open and operate a […]
December 23, 2020

Two killed, 12 injured when container fell from truck on a minibus

There has been an incident on the N 3 Durban bound just before Ashburton bridge, a container fell off a truck onto a minibus. Sadly two […]
December 22, 2020

Transport and Freight Industry Needs Urgent Government Intervention

Continuing attacks against transporters in South Africa threaten to derail the successful implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement that was again endorsed […]
December 21, 2020

Optimising meal kit delivery services in the digital age

One of South Africa’s largest online meal-kit provider, UCook and logistics technology, Picup have teamed up to help optimise the customer experience, allowing South Africans to […]
December 21, 2020

Emer-G-Med responded to a collision involving two trucks in Harrismith

Emer-G-Med responded to a collision on the N5, 16 km out of Harrismith, involving two trucks. No injuries were reported on the scene. Local authorities were […]
December 21, 2020

WATCH | E-scooters take off in Covid-hit London

London commuters are ditching the Tube and buses during the Covid-19 pandemic for a more personal form of electric transportation: an e-scooter. Link to
December 19, 2020

One injured in a road crash near Bergville

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to a collision on the R74 towards Bergville. One patient with moderate injuries was transported by other services The post One injured […]