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.
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
Not all citizens are against speed entrapment! There are areas and situations where the failure to effectively enforce the speed limit – or even reduce the speed limit, can be a significant threat to innocent road users. This is especially true in residential areas and near schools! We would like to share an email received…Details
With the matric exams completed many South Africans are starting their holiday travels. We would like to share a few road safety suggestions from the Arrive Alive website that could help vehicle owners avoid those nasty car insurance claims. 1 Obey the rules of the road and carry your driver’s license with you. 2 Plan…Details
We can never avoid all the potholes on our path – but safe driving techniques may help us to avoid some! Poor road maintenance, and most often the lack of maintenance have left many rural roads looking like a minefield – presenting additional risks to drivers. CSIR reveals magnitude of pothole damage The Council for…Details
The charges of “defeating or obstructing the course of justice” has been discussed in several forums lately – mostly with reference to a Twitter user called @PigSpotter and tweets relating to speed enforcement and road blocks. I do not wish to discuss the @Pigspotter scenario in detail – but rather focus on one specific aspect…Details
We often receive questions pertaining to traffic enforcement within large estates and gated communities. We would like to share one of thes requests for assistance: Question: “We have a large site at the CSIR and a general speed limit of 40km an hour due to fauna that we have on site (buck; dassies; rabbits etc).…Details
On World Aids Day it is important that we consider the impact of Aids across different spheres of society – and our health and financial well-being are most definitely some of these! Even though an ill person, fatigued person, a person with diabetes and a person with Aids are not prevented from driving – they…Details
Our ability to report bad drivers is one of the tools we can use to enhance driver responsibility and reduce the accidents on our roads. We would like to share some info on the Reporting of bad drivers, having received an email from a visitor to the Arrive Alive website – and a subsequent response…Details