Month: Nov 2020

Improving Freight Transport Index takes a small breather

Improving Freight Transport Index takes a small breather

Growth has slowed on the improving Freight Transport Index, but the upward yearly trend remains on course. The overall Freight Transport sector still shows negative growth on a year on year basis, but far less so than in the last seven months, the Ctrack Freight Transport Index which measures the […]

Truck reportedly stolen in Bloemfontein

Truck reportedly stolen in Bloemfontein

A truck has been reported as stolen in Bloemfontein earlier this morning: Stolen Truck, Bloemfontein. White, Beige/Khaki colour Wild animal transport vehicle, Black Buffalo Ranch logos. Registrasie nr FNN 684 FS Reuben 082 3744 388 Shawn 082 828 1708

Call to Action – War against the truckers in South Africa

Call to Action – War against the truckers in South Africa

Mr President Again, the road freight companies (truckers) find themselves being attacked by forces under the pretext of foreign nationals “taking jobs away from citizens”. This results in damaged and totally destroyed lives, companies, employment opportunities, economic activity, goods, vehicles, facilities, roads and foreign investment to move goods through South […]

Truck on fire in Pretoria East

Truck on fire in Pretoria East

Emer-G-Med responded to reports of a truck on fire in Pretoria East. On arrival, we found that the four occupants of the vehicle did not sustain any injuries. The Fire department extinguished the vehicle fire. Local authorities were on scene for further investigations.

RFA Labour Indaba Answers Some of the Unknowns

RFA Labour Indaba Answers Some of the Unknowns

Cyber bullying, virtual sexual harassment, remote work challenges, effective decision-making in the face of uncertainty: these are some of the challenges we are encountering as we enter the ‘Next Normal’. Not to mention existing trucking industry challenges such as changing legislation, mounting pressures from labour – and more. These, and […]