Transport News from around the Web

June 23, 2022

SME business owners in trucking and logistics share their experiences on starting and running a fleet business

Setting up and running a fleet of trucks means you must be on top of your game – this is a cutthroat industry and, with so […]
June 23, 2022

FAW Trucks spread its symbolic wings and puts its customers first

The history of the FAW name and logo is both long and interesting. Today, both are instantly recognisable as symbols of quality, resilience and reliability, but […]
June 23, 2022

Vehicle safety inspections held at De Doorns

Traffic Law Enforcement Officers are running vehicle safety inspections in De Doorns to ensure all road users make it #SafelyHome. Western Cape Safely Home The post […]
June 22, 2022

Truck rear-ended another truck on the N2 leaving one seriously injured

IPSS medical rescue responded to the Zinkwazi bridge on the N2 where it was reported that a truck had rear-ended another truck. On arrival of IPSS […]
June 22, 2022

Truck Rear Ends Trailer on the N2 Freeway

At approximately 15h05 Taurus Control Center received Calls about a Truck Accident on the N2 Freeway. Taurus EMS Was dispatched to the N2 Southbound Near Zinkwazi […]
June 22, 2022

Opportunities abound in transport, logistics if challenges can be addressed

There are considerable challenges facing the country’s commuter transport, freight and logistics sectors, which are impeding economic growth; however, there are signs of improvement. This was […]
June 22, 2022

ISO 14001 delivers on ESG

Environmentalcial, Social and Governance (ESG) has fast become one of the top considerations for companies, as the pressure from regulators, politicians, investors and consumers mounts. Measuring […]
June 21, 2022

Impact of disruptive weather on supply chain requires mitigation

Weather conditions in KwaZulu-Natal in April disrupted the entire supply chain, and while this is slowly being restored to normality, there are considerably direct and consequential […]
June 21, 2022

Volvo Trucks showcases new zero-emissions truck

Imagine a truck that only emits water vapor, produces its own electricity onboard and has a range of up to 1 000 km. It’s possible with […]
June 21, 2022

To create a world class supply chain, the SA logistics industry needs better, faster Know Your Customer [KYC]

Estimates suggest the logistics industry contributes around 10 to 12 percent towards South Africa’s GDP. But in order for the country to command a larger market […]
June 20, 2022

Eleven-point action plan agreed to address recruitment of foreign truck drivers

The Road and Freight Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), in partnership with the road and freight industry stakeholders, have agreed on an eleven-point action plan to deal with […]
June 20, 2022

Supply chain blockages must end – SAAFF

South Africa cannot afford the massive and continued knock-on effects from disruptions to the national supply chain caused by truck driver blockades on the N3 to […]