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Creating booze-free roads in the Overberg

 Creating booze-free roads in the Overberg

The pilot Overberg District Safety Plan (DSP) has been in operation for 12 months. Compared to the previous 12-month period, road traffic fatalities decreased by 29,7%. In the priority category of pedestrians, fatalities decreased by 51,6%. In the priority category of children aged 0-14, fatalities decreased

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Collision between two trucks on the N1, 16km outside Colesburg and driver arrested for drunken driving.

Collision between two trucks on the N1, 16km outside Colesburg and driver arrested for drunken driving.

Two trucks have been involved in an accident on the N1, 16km outside Colesburg today at around 4am and one driver has been arrested for drunken driving. Police, EMS and traffics are attending to the scene. Minor injuries have been reported for occupants of both trucks while one driver has been arrested

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Road closures expected during holiday break in Western Cape

Road closures expected during holiday break in Western Cape

Construction activities at various Department of Transport and Public Works (DTPW) road infrastructure projects will shut down from 15 December 2017 until 9 January 2018. Motorists can expect delays on the following roads where there will be one-lane closures: Cogmanskloof Bridge (R60 near Ashton),

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Deputy Transport Minister intensifies road safety campaign in Mpumalanga

Deputy Transport Minister intensifies road safety campaign in Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga – The Deputy Minister of Transport, Ms. Sindisiwe Chikunga, will on Thursday, 14 December 2017 lead a road safety activation and awareness campaign in Elukwatini in Mpumalanga. The activation is part of the Department of Transport’s Festive Season Road Safety Campaign. As

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10 Traffic Officers arrested in in Tzaneen and Modjadjiskloof for taking bribes

10 Traffic Officers arrested in in Tzaneen and Modjadjiskloof for taking bribes

Operation Siyabangena: Traffic officers who allegedly take bribes on the roads have been arrested in Tzaneen and Modjadjiskloof today. The officers have been under surveillance since April and have been observed engaging in alleged criminality. 10 officers are spending the night behind bars. #skabafachance RTMC Corruption,

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Northern Cape Department of Transport is declaring war on alcohol abuse during a Weekend of Sobriety.

Northern Cape Department of Transport is declaring war on alcohol abuse during a Weekend of Sobriety.

The Northern Cape Department of Transport, Safety and Liaison has declared 14-16 December 2017 as the festive season Weekend of Sobriety to tackle both substance abuse (alcohol) and drinking and driving. The aim of the campaign will be to create awareness on the adverse effects of alcohol abuse,

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