Month: Mar 2020

Castrol urges truckers to drive safely during lockdown

Castrol urges truckers to drive safely during lockdown

The nationwide lockdown as a result of efforts to curb the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus will undoubtedly have a dramatic effect on road traffic for the stipulated 21-day period until 16 April. But, with the production, distribution and supply of foodstuff and basic goods labelled as an essential service […]

Volvo Trucks Continues Support of Essential Fleets

Volvo Trucks Continues Support of Essential Fleets

Volvo Trucks Southern Africa has announced that it will continue supporting transport companies who are delivering essential services during the COVID-19 lockdown period in South Africa. “We are indeed living in extraordinary times and I want to assure customers that Volvo Trucks, together with our nationwide network, is doing everything […]

COVID-19 precautions for fleet drivers

COVID-19 precautions for fleet drivers

While office workers can often self- distance and work remotely in order to protect themselves and others from the coronavirus, this is not always possible for others, particularly fleet drivers. Fleet managers should instead develop a policy of what drivers need to do to protect themselves from being infected or […]

Guidelines regarding Freight Lockdown

Guidelines regarding Freight Lockdown

What are “essential goods and services?” Guidelines to Freight Logistics operations under the conditions of the Government Notice issued by the Minister of Corporate Governance and Traditional Affairs on 25 March 2020. At all times it is prudent to read this simplified document with the Notice as published by the […]

Isuzu Trucks Continue to Deliver Water with Gift of the Givers

Isuzu Trucks Continue to Deliver Water with Gift of the Givers

GRAAFF REINET – “We believe that everything begins with water” This is the doctrine on which Gift of the Givers bases the provision of water in drought-stricken areas. While the Eastern Cape province was declared a disaster area in October 2019, a disaster relief organisation, Gift of the Givers, had […]

FleetWatch making adjustments during Covid-19 Lockdown

FleetWatch making adjustments during Covid-19 Lockdown

Last night President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the government will be implementing a 21-day national shutdown in order to reduce the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. This will take effect from Thursday evening, 26 March to Thursday, 16 April 2020. Please see how this will affect our operations at FleetWatch and […]