One person was killed and another two sustained serious injuries when the vehicle they were travelling in was hit from the side by a heavy goods truck on the Meadows Road in Bloemfontein earlier this evening. Jaws of life had to be used to free the victims from the wreckage. […]
Yesterday a truck transporting Helium and Nitrogen overturned on the R512 near the Lanseria Airport. M03 attended the scene, to find that fortunately none of the truck’s occupants were injured.
A man in his 30s was killed early this morning after a truck and light motor vehicle collided on the R501, 3km outside of Carletonville. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 01h30 and found a wrecked light motor vehicle on the side of the road. A truck was also […]
The venue opens from 07:00 for conference start at 08:00 through until 17:00. Directions to Sandton Convention Centre: From Pretoria: Travel along the Ben Schoeman Freeway (N1) towards Johannesburg. Merge onto Ben Schoeman Freeway / M1. Take the Grayston Drive offramp. Turn right onto Grayston Drive. Turn left onto Linden […]
Mercedes-Benz Urban eTruck enables fully electric transport for the first time ever with an admissible total weight of 26 tonnes Ranges of up to 200 kilometres, load capacity comparable with diesel drive Series production for urban short-radius distribution conceivable at the beginning of the next decade Fuso Canter E-Cell: fully […]
At 09:30 Wednesday morning one person was injured after a truck rolled and lost it’s load on the N14 by Eufees Road in Pretoria. RV7 and A08 attended to the scene and assisted in treating the patient, who was later transported to a nearby facility.
Nomad Africa Adventure Tours, one of the leading operators providing this service in sub-Saharan Africa, has bought 25 Hino 500-Series 1626 trucks as replacements for 20 trucks in its fleet of 47 vehicles. These are the first Hino trucks bought by Nomad with the decision to switch to the leading […]
Three people were injured this morning after a multi-vehicle collision on the corners of Combrink and Vereeninging Road in Alrode, Alberton. Just after 9am EMER-G-MED’s RV5, M08 and A09 arrived on the scene to find that a Freightliner truck was travelling south on Vereeniging Road, when it lost control and […]
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has amended the Safety of Life at Sea Convention (SOLAS). The convention seeks to promote safety when transporting goods at sea. The amendments which came into effect on 1 July 2016 apply globally. The new regulation applies to all packed containers to which the International […]
Four people were injured this afternoon, one critically, after a taxi and truck collided at the Lenasia and Albert Drive intersection in Lenasia. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 17h00 and found both the truck and taxi in the middle of the road. Both vehicles had sustained a […]