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Brake failure on truck blamed for multiple vehicle collision in Boksburg

Brake failure on truck blamed for multiple vehicle collision in Boksburg

Yesterday EMER-G-MED’s RV2, M02 and A12 responded to the scene of a multi-vehicle collision on Rietfontein and North Rand Roads, Boksburg. It’s believed that a truck’s brakes failed, causing the the truck to plow into three cars. Fortunately only minor injuries were sustained, with only one person requiring ambulance transport […]

Your dashcam footage can help truck operators reduce crashes!

Your dashcam footage can help truck operators reduce crashes!

All the larger fleet operators have by now invested in vehicle telematics and technology that helps them them to reduce costs. Vehicle telematics can tell the fleet managers whether there are excessive speeding, harsh braking and cornering  and various driving behaviors that could lead to increased wear and tear and […]

Brake failure blamed in crash on the N1 South at the Samrand Road off-ramp, Centurion.

Brake failure blamed in crash on the N1 South at the Samrand Road off-ramp, Centurion.

Wednesday morning EMER-G-MED’s RV7, V02 and A08 attended to a multi-vehicle collision on the N1 South at the Samrand Road off-ramp, in Centurion. Three vehicles were involved in a collision after a truck experienced a brake failure. Two patients from the middle vehicle sustained minor to moderate injuries and were […]

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Continental Announces Commercial Tyre Information and Management System “ContiConnect”

Continental, the worldwide premium tire manufacturer and technology company, announced today at the 66th International Motor Show (IAA) Commercial Vehicles in Hanover the launch of a tire information and management system for commercial fleets. The new offer, called “ContiConnect” monitors, analyzes and reports tire pressure and temperature for the entire […]

Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) welcomes new Executive Director for the Regional Centre Southern Africa

Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) welcomes new Executive Director for the Regional Centre Southern Africa

Jasper Hafkamp, Managing Director: Trucks Netherlands, will take up the position from 1 December 2016 Kobus van Zyl joins the Juffali Group as General Manager for the commercial vehicle division Handover period to ensure smooth transition On 1 December 2016, Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) will welcome Jasper Hafkamp as its […]

Ten years of MAN Truck & Bus in India

Ten years of MAN Truck & Bus in India

Ten years ago, MAN Truck & Bus laid the foundations for modern, sustainable freight and passenger transport in India with the MAN CLA. The company’s commitment has been borne out by significantly higher unit sales, increased market shares and a marked increase in revenue compared with the previous six months. […]