The Car Insurance Blog was one of the first websites to share the images of a family who got “whitewashed” with paint after an accident in KZN. The story “Photos reveal funny truth about dangers of driving with paint in your car!!” has been shared with friends and the Arrive Alive website received several emails…Details
Everyone deserves a break after a long year of hard work – and this includes financial advisers and brokers! It is however also responsible to have contingency plans in place when the interests of others who depend on your services, are at risk as a result of your absence. Yesterday I received a call from…Details
Do you sometimes take the chance to drive through deep water? It might be time to consider the consequences not only from the view of safety – but also with a view to financial loss if your claim for damage to the engine is rejected!! Engines damaged after driving through pools of water on the…Details
The color of your car is important for Car Insurance – and especially so in South Africa! We have previously blogged on this topic in a post titled “Your colour does affect car insurance in South Africa” I have come across a media release from Du Pont on the most pupular color of car for…Details
Question: “If someone has a learners licence is that person allowed to drive on a national road even if there is a licensed driver in the car with him?” Answer: Yes, a learner driver is allowed to drive on a national road and also on a freeway, provided s/he is accompanied by a driver who…Details
A regular visitor to the Arrive Alive website sent an email titled “Bike Accident” and, expecting the worst, I opened the attached image only to find that this was send “tongue in cheek” and the incident captured on camera did not result in any physical injury! It is very important that we keep emphasizing the…Details
Question: “Hi. Everyday I drive out of my office and come to a stop street. At this stop street I need to turn right into a bigger road which I have done happily for years (as have many other drivers). I just noticed the other day that the line in the middle of the main…Details
These are some pictures of Allan Hollister’s accident on St Johns Bridge on Thursday.
The ambulance driver wouldn’t let the female paramedic out of the ambulance because she couldn’t stop laughing, he said it wasn’t professional. The blue car had the 25lt bucket of paint on the back seat.
TRAFFIC OFFICER’S CAREER INFORMATION 1. WHY IS THE CAREER OF TRAFFIC OFFICER’S SO IMPORTANT? Traffic Officer’s enforce the road rules and signs. They ensure that all road users including pedestrians use our roads in an orderly and safe manner. The main purpose of Traffic Officer’s is to ensure the safe and free flow of…Details
We would like to share a rather interesting request for information about a parking fine – and the response received from one of the Experts on Traffic Enforcement! Question: “Last night I recieved a fine on Loop st in Cape Town after parking where directed by a parking fellow in a space that someone had…Details