Gathering of Toyota Hilux bakkies sets Guinness record near Cape Town

How much do you enjoy your vehicle – and how far would you drive to a gathering of owners with the same vehicle as you? The Atlantis dunes outside Cape Town have recently been the destination for a gathering of a Guinness world record number of Toyota Hilux 4x4s gathered in one place. Wheels24 reports…

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Some drivers deserve a special parking note on the windscreen

Some drivers are simply inconsiderate and deserve a note to remind them that their parking habits are not appreciated!! On the Car Insurance blog we have given advice to vehicle owners on the importance of safe parking -and believe, on a lighter side that we need to share a few special parking notes as well!…

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What is HD Traffic and how can it help me to avoid accident claims?

Traffic Road Safety Risks at Accident Scenes An accident scene is regarded as one of the most dangerous areas to drive. On the Arrive Alive website we have addressed this topic in much more detail in a section titled “Accident Scene Safety”. It is not only the road surface that might provide hazards such as…

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SAICB – Business and SAPS working successfully together to reduce insurance fraud

The South African Insurance Crime Bureau (SAICB), working closely with the South African Police Service (SAPS) and the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has made significant and positive strides in addressing fraud and crime in the short term insurance industry and is proof of what can be achieved when business and SAPS works together. The SAICB…

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Do you know how to avoid accidents when driving in mist and fog?

Two men were killed and eight people injured in a series of accidents on the N3 near Camperdown on Tuesday morning, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said. It is believed that dense mist in the area was thought to have been a contributing factor, and may have led to another accident in the area which saw three cars…

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