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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 […]
December 18, 2020

Two killed, six injured in a collision in Heidelburg

Two men were killed, and six others left injured this morning when a truck crashed into a stationary minibus on the N3 in Heidelburg. At 05h47, […]
December 16, 2020

Long delays after a truck rollover in the Robertson Pass

Long delays were caused by a truck rollover on the Robertson Pass this afternoon between Oudtshoorn and Mossel Bay. This occurred in a corner well known […]
December 15, 2020

FUCHS Lubricants Distributes Christmas Food Hampers Valued at R275 000

FUCHS Lubricants, manufacturers and distributor of lubricants and greases for the engineering, industrial, mining, automotive, food and transport industries, has delivered Christmas food hampers valued at […]
December 15, 2020

Covid-19: Scientists stood firm behind advice that taxis should only operate at 70% occupancy

On 3 July, the MAC on Covid-19 advised government to keep the maximum capacity for minibus taxis to 70%, and to drop to 50% in areas […]
December 15, 2020

Transnet SOC Ltd half-year performance impacted by Covid-19; outlook remains cautiously optimistic

How Transnet SOC Ltd (“Transnet”) has been impacted by the phased lockdowns necessitated by the Covid-19 pandemic. Link to
December 14, 2020

One dead in KZN South coast collision

KwaZulu-Natal: At 01H09 Netcare 911 responded to a collision on the N2 South Bound in Ifafa onnthe KZN South Coast. Reports indicate that a bakkie and […]
December 14, 2020

Transport dept partners with Distell on road safety campaign

The Department of Transport has partnered with South African alcoholic beverages manufacturer Distell on a 365 days Arrive Alive road safety campaign. Distell has also committed […]
December 12, 2020

Fortunate escape from injury for a truck driver on the QwaQwa road

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to a collision on the QwaQwa Road. No injuries on the scene The post Fortunate escape from injury for a truck driver […]
December 12, 2020

Fortunate escape from injury in a truck rollover between Kestell and Bethlehem

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med this morning around 5:30 A21 responded to a collision on the N5 between Kestell and Bethlehem for a truck that overturned. One patient […]
December 11, 2020

Suspect arrested for the theft of diesel

A 37-year-old suspect was arrested on Thursday, 10 December 2020 for theft of diesel in Ogies. It is alleged that Transnet experienced a drop in pressure […]