Road Safety in the Media
The Road Freight Association (RFA) is concerned about aspects of the controlled relaxing of the lockdown, with specific regard to the opening of road freight operations and logistics after 1 May 2020, as presented at the Government’s media briefing on 25 April 2020. We urge that Government
As our days get shorter, and nights get longer, more and more drivers will be driving into the sun either on their way to work, or back home in the evening. While the sunrises and sunsets may be spectacular, driving with the glare in your face creates a hazard that could cause problems. “Driving
The number of festive season road deaths is not certain to decrease as announced by Transport Minister Fikile Mabalula in Pretoria today (Subs: 23 Jan), says the Automobile Association (AA). This is due to the fact that the numbers given today are preliminary, and not the final audited number of recorded
ER24 arrived on the scene at 18:35 last night to find all the passengers lying on the ground outside the vehicle. Three were found to have suffered serious injuries, while the others, including the child, had suffered minor injuries. Two of the adults were female, the others were all male and all
Identifying uncorrected poor vision as a key road safety challenge, Essilor, the world leader in ophthalmic optics, and the Automobile Association (AA) have joined forces to launch a series of initiatives to improve road safety by improving road users’ vision. During the FIA World Conference,
Congratulations on your appointment to a key Ministry in the South African government. You become the eighth minister of this department since 1994, and we pledge our support to you, as we have done with Mr Maharaj in 1994, Dr Nzimande last year, and all the other Ministers and Deputy Ministers in between.