Emer-G-Med responded to a truck rollover and multiple vehicle collision on the R21 North before Olifantsfontein. One patient with minor injuries was transported by Emer-G-Med to the hospital and one by another service. Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations and assistance. Truck rollover and multiple vehicle collision […]
Month: Nov 2020
One man was killed and another injured this morning when two trucks collided on the N3 Apple Bend in Town Hill, Pietermaritzburg. ER24 paramedics, along with the Provincial Fire Services, arrived on the scene to find the two trucks in the left-hand lane, 100 meters apart. On closer inspection, medics […]
PARKTOWN – Police from West Rand K9 received information to be on the lookout for a vehicle believed to be involved in the courier truck hijacking in West Rand today, 24 November 2020. While the K9 members were patrolling they identified the VW Polo Classic vehicle on Main Reef Road […]
Emer-G-Med responded to a collision on the N3 North after Van Buuren Road. Two trucks were on fire and further down another truck was found with a patient entrapped and required ALS intervention. The patient was flown by @Netcare911_sa for further treatment. Local authorities were on the scene for assistance […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
Emer-G-Med responded to a truck collision on the R74 towards Bergville. One Truck overturned down a slope. One patient with seriously injuries and was transported to hospital by EMS. One patient succumbed to their injuries. Authorities were on the scene for assistance.
On Satuday, 21 November 2020 at about 20:50 a complaint was received by Parys SAPS and Sasolburg SAPS of trucks that were set alight on the R59 road. On arrival, they found that five trucks were already extinguished by Fire Departments from Sasolburg. It is alleged by the drivers that […]
Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to reports of a serious collision on the N3 North Van Buuren Road. One patient was transported to the hospital for further medical care.