Emer-G-Med responded to a single vehicle roll-over on the R24 East after Edenvale off-ramp. One patient was treated on scene and transported under ALS care to hospital for further treatment. Local authorities were on the scene for investigations.
Eight people have been killed, and at least several others injured this morning following a head-on collision between a taxi and a light motor vehicle on Melkbosstrand Street between Melkbosstrand and Philadelphia in the Western Cape. ER24 paramedics, along with the Metro and several other services,
A woman was killed and another injured this morning following a freak accident at Albert and Hendrik Potgieter Road in Constantia. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find one vehicle on the middle island while another vehicle was found on the side of the road. A female pedestrian was found lying
Driving in winter may be hazardous for the unprepared and inexperienced driver. Although South Africa is not as well known for extreme winter conditions, such conditions may be extremely hazardous and many drivers might need to consider measures relating to the condition of their car as well as driving
On the Arrive Alive website we find a rather comprehensive section on safe driving in heavy rains and bad weather, but not so much info on the challenges encountered by our truck drivers in these conditions! We discuss safe driving in heavy winds and how other modes of transport can be safer around
Not many South Africans are aware that their country has the 10th largest road network in the world. Our large road transport network means that during the daily course of their duties, our truck drivers often encounter adverse weather when out on these roads. Defensive driving is required by truck drivers