Festive season 2009 road deaths alerts to need of an attitude change

The Department of Transport has released the official numbers for the death toll on South African roads this past festive season! There were 1582 road accident deaths over the festive season, a decrease from 1655 in 2008, Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele said. There were 1247 recorded vehicle crashes. Minister Ndebele expressed his concern about the…

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Car insurance claims may find smooth tyres slippery!

The past weekend I have spent quite a bit of time researching run flat tyre technology and the impact that this might have on the safety of road users. Tyre manufacturers are spending much time and funding on efforts to develop tyres that are safer and that provides “run flat capabilities”. All these efforts are…

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