We need safer driving near our schools!!

We would like to share comments emailed to the Arrive Alive website: Subject:        Traffic around school in Durbanville is dangerous Message: ——– To whom it may concern, This is an email I sent to transport department in Western Cape today. Below details by problem. Do you have any suggestions or know of the correct people…

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Rise in total new vehicle sales in South Africa during August

South Africa’s total new vehicle sales rose by 9.4 percent year-on-year to 56,253 cars in August, with rental companies leading demand, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers (NAAMSA) said on Tuesday. Export sales rose just 0.8 percent compared to August last year and NAAMSA cautioned that overall sales could be subdued next year. “Looking ahead…

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How will a drunk driving arrest impact on my ability to leave South Africa on vacation?

Question: If I was caught drink driving, will I have the chance to leave South Africa like vacation to other countries? Will I encounter any problems with the Immigration in the airport like holding my departure because of this matter? Answer: Firstly, I am going to be very honest with you and will say that…

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How good are you at vehicle maintenance? These guys from the military are pretty good!

In the span of about 3 to 4 minutes they completely disassemble the vehicle and reassemble it with no power tools and drive off in it fully operable! The idea being to show the genius that went into the making of the jeep and its basic simplicity. Fantastic! Also view for road safety and vehicle…

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What is the Number of persons that may be carried on a motor vehicle in relation to seating capacity?

Question: I recently got a fine ticket for loading 4 passengers in a toyota tazz. The disc records that 4 persons should be loaded and I was of the opinion that the 4 refers to the passengers and not the driver. Is there any law in our country that can elaborate on this matter? Please…

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Do you have the assistance you need once you have been injured in a car crash? [Testimonial]

On the Arrive Alive website we can provide information and advice on how to avoid road crashes. We can even focus on providing information on the importance of having car insurance. What we however cannot do is to asisst the injured who have been in a car crash or collision. For this we need to…

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