Safety

Hijacked truck and cargo retrieved

Hijacked truck and cargo retrieved

An interlinked truck transporting liquor was hijacked at Grasmere Toll Plaza last night, 19 July 2017. The vehicle was recovered at the R28/N12 intersection in Westonaria. The driver was found in the vehicle, hands still tied. Investigation then revealed that the cargo might be in the Randfontein area. The recovered […]

Dashboard cameras and video captured by passengers can help in reporting bad truck drivers!

Dashboard cameras and video captured by passengers can help in reporting bad truck drivers!

The Arrive Alive website received dashcam footage of a truck driver driving dangerously just before Richards Bay on Sunday the 16 July 2017 at midday, driving on the N2 Highway from North to South. The report received reads as follows: “This huge truck was being driven so dangerously at high speed […]

Manhunt for suspects in cash-in-transit heist in Zululand

Manhunt for suspects in cash-in-transit heist in Zululand

The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mxolisi Kaunda, has vowed that law enforcement agencies will not rest till they find a group of gang members involved in cash–in–transit heist in the Zululand area. This morning, at around 05h00, a security vehicle transporting money was attacked and robbed […]

Better life, wear from new Firestone trailer tyre

Better life, wear from new Firestone trailer tyre

Bridgestone South Africa’s commercial arm has announced the introduction of a new heavy duty vehicle tyre designed especially for trailers and semi-trailers. The Firestone FT505 Trailer-only General Use Tyre has been optimised for free-rolling axles on trailers, providing a low cost-per kilometer with reliable performance. “Our key areas of focus […]

Asset worth R1,3 million recovered, employees’ lives saved thanks to Ctrack

Asset worth R1,3 million recovered, employees’ lives saved thanks to Ctrack

A real-time GPS vehicle tracking solution can prove invaluable when protecting company assets. Not only does it provide up-to-the-minute data on assets’ whereabouts, but also sends out alerts in real-time when it detects unauthorised movement. Leading German construction company Heinrich Walter Bau (HWB) recently experienced the value of having vehicle […]