Allan Hollister famous after accidental paint job!!

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…


Is your car insurer or broker available during the December Holiday?

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…


Ombudsman says your car insurance might not cover engine damage from driving through water!!

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…


Not all bike accidents are fatal – but you still need protective clothing!!

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…


Photos reveal funny truth about dangers of driving with paint in your car!!


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.

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You HAVE to comply with the Rules of the Road even though others might not!!

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…