Tiger Wheel & Tyre Celebrates its First Online and Book A Bay Customer

On 6 April 2017, Tiger Wheel & Tyre’s new ecommerce website with its innovative Book A Bay appointment service went live, with little advertising or fanfare to announce the development. Nevertheless, within hours Annelize Fourie, a treasury consultant at Grindrod Bank, became the first customer to purchase tyres online and Book A Bay, an online…

Kirsten Landman

South Coast Bike Fest 2017 to host first ever Powasol EnduroX event at a beach setting

The country’s best enduro, motocross, trials and fun riders will get crowds revved up on Sunday, 30 April at the South Coast Bike Fest #SCBF2017 being hosted at the coastal town of Margate. The four-day biking action will culminate on Sunday with non-stop performances by the Powasol team who will be hosting the first round…


The Business for Road Safety Forum (BRS) encourages road safety ahead of Easter

The Business for Road Safety (BRS) Forum is urging all road users to be vigilant on the road and to obey traffic rules in the lead up to the long Easter weekend. Traffic volumes are expected to increase across the country as holiday-makers travel to various destinations. The BRS is an initiative, which was formed…


Suspects arrested and hijacked vehicle recovered in the Phoenix area

Two suspects have been arrested following a hijacking in the Phoenix area earlier this evening.  The hijacked motor vehicle, a white Toyota Hilux was fitted with a tracking device and a signal was picked up in the Ntuzuma area.  The Marshall Security Special Operations Team was activated and after a brief tracking period, the vehicle…

Alma Nielsen- National Manager – Claims and Underwriting – LR

Telematics in vehicles – Big brother is not watching you

06 April 2017: The European insurance market introduced telematics about ten years ago and South Africa followed suit by introducing it into the local market. The insurance industry then faced the challenge of overcoming the stigma that telematics will become a ‘big brother’ initiative to spy on its clients. However, most South African consumers have…