Avoid the distracted pedestrian causing car insurance claims!!

In South Africa pedestrian deaths amount to approximately 35-40% of road fatalities. Past development of informal settlements next to national roads can be blamed for many of these pedestrians crossing highways. Other factors include walking whilst drunk – and drivers driving at inappropriate speeds on our roads – or not adjusting their speeds to the…

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HD Traffic can help to avoid accident claims in traffic congestion

With the latest GPS technology it is now possible to avoid heavily congested traffic and to be diverted to roads that are less busy. Information from GPS devices, tracking systems and even cellular phones all contribute towards identifying heavily congested areas – and this information can be used to provide important information for HD Traffic…

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Young drivers should slow down for cheaper car insurance!

Young drivers are high risk drivers We have previously referred to the young drivers as the “highest risk drivers”. Vehicle crash statistics have proven that drivers from the age group 18-25 are more often involved in accidents – and they will as a result struggle to find affordable car insurance! Contributing factors to these accidents…

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Avoid accident claims from multi lane roundabouts

Too many accidents occur at the multi–lane roundabout! These are also referred to by South African drivers as “Traffic Circles” and are road designs intended to improve traffic flow – but are seen by many as a source of much agitation and part to many accidents! Driving at traffic circles/ roundabouts require a knowledge of…

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