Safety

A Driver prone to Road Rage should not be Driving a Truck

A Driver prone to Road Rage should not be Driving a Truck

Don’t offend When surveys ask drivers what angers them most, the results are remarkably consistent. A few specific behaviors seem unusually likely to enrage other drivers. You can protect yourself by avoiding them: Cutting off. When you merge, make sure you have plenty of room. Use your turn signal to show your intentions […]

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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 SA aim to produce trained, trusted and tested drivers through driver training from Daimler Trucks & Buses

Mercedes-Benz SA aim to produce trained, trusted and tested drivers through driver training from Daimler Trucks & Buses

South Africa’s Department of Transport will once again embark on its annual Transport Month campaign, kicking off on the first of October. The initiative is used to raise awareness on the importance of transport to the local economy, including the provision of a safe and more affordable, accessible and reliable […]

Road safety first at Brake & Tyre Watch training day

Road safety first at Brake & Tyre Watch training day

A large group of provincial traffic officers took part in a two-day Brake & Tyre Watch training day at the Gene Louw Traffic College in Brackenfell on 10 and 11 August 2016. Staff members working in the Transport and Administration and Licensing directorate of the Department of Transport and Public […]

Truck mechanic killed in freak accident

Truck mechanic killed in freak accident

A mechanic in his twenties has been killed whilst working on a truck in Vialls Place, Clare Estate Durban around 11:30am today. Rescue Care and EMRS Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the man still entrapped under the truck. The man had been working on the truck when the […]