Month: Nov 2020

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 […]

One dead, one seriously injured in a truck collision on the R74

One dead, one seriously injured in a truck collision on the R74

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.