RAF makes a new offer to striking workers

2017-04-21 17:34

The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union says it will consider the Road Accident Fund’s new salary increase offer.

Numsa's RAF claims 'ludicrous', demands 'unreasonable'

2017-03-17 14:52

The Road Accident Fund says union Numsa's claims that is in a "shambles" are "ludicrous", and maintains its reasons for embarking on a strike are unreasonable and without merit.

Health department probes theft of car accident patient files at Bara hospital

2016-09-29 22:09

Two people have been arrested and an internal investigation has been launched after the theft of files belonging to patients involved in motor vehicle accidents, says the Gauteng department of health.

RAF to pay 75% of damages suffered in hit-and-run case

2016-03-04 10:22

The Road Accident Fund has agreed to pay Msunduzi amputee and body builder Kiran Singh 75% of damages he can prove he suffered in a hit-and-run accident on Field’s Hill in 2012.

How much the Road Accident Fund costs you

2016-02-07 13:59

The bulk of the Road Accident Fund's revenue comes from a levy that you pay every time you fill up your tank at the petrol pumps.

Bill allowing for Road Accident Fund replacement published

2015-05-05 20:08

A new bill that provides for the replacement of the Road Accident Fund (RAF) with a new agency has been published for comment.

Fuel levy likely to more than cover RAF claim costs

2015-03-03 07:02

The government expects the hike in the fuel levy to cover the monthly claim costs of the embattled Road Accident Fund with a bit to spare, says Transport Minister Dipuo Peters.

ConCourt to hear application on grants

2015-02-11 15:09

The Constitutional Court is set to hear an application for leave to appeal in relation to foster care grants and the Road Accident Fund.

RAF payout criteria is sexist - judge

2014-12-20 14:23

A High Court judge has criticised criteria used to determine Road Accident Fund payout amounts for widows, a report says.

RAF assists families after Alberton crash

2014-10-18 13:07

The Road Accident Fund has begun assisting the families of those affected by a multi-vehicle pile-up on the N12 near Alberton in Gauteng, which left four people dead.


Numsa vows to intensify RAF strike as talks fail

2017-03-29 13:34

Union Numsa says it will intensify a strike at the Road Accident Fund after talks to resolve an impasse between the two parties failed.

RAF to pay refugee nearly R4m after accident

2016-11-09 22:18

A former spaza shop owner who fled South Africa because of xenophobic violence will get almost R4m from the Road Accident Fund for a crash in 2011 in which he was injured.

Motorbike crash victim loses out on R500k claim

2016-06-03 12:21

The Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by a motorcyclist who claimed that the Road Fund Accident had made a mistake which cost him R500 000.

Firefighter who lost his leg claims R11m

2016-03-03 10:43

A KwaZulu-Natal firefighter and bodybuilder, whose left leg was amputated above the knee allegedly as a result of a hit-and-run accident in 2012, is claiming R11m from the Road Accident Fund.

UK sends new spy plane to Syria and Iraq

2015-07-16 22:01

Britain will send another spy plane to fly over Iraq and Syria as it edges towards joining US-led air strikes in Syria.

Matthew Lester: RAF, levies, ambulance chasers and the never-ending drunk cycle

2015-03-08 20:52

We need to find a solution because next year there won’t be room in the fuel price for another 50 cents RAF levy, says Matthew Lester.

RAF welcomes fuel levy hike

2015-02-25 20:58

The Road Accident Fund has received a temporary lifeline with Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene's announcement of a 50c hike in the fuel levy, it says.

RAF payout criteria come under fire

2014-12-21 12:27

A High Court judge has criticised criteria used to determine Road Accident Fund payout amounts for widows after ordering the roads agency to pay a woman R2.5m.

Road Accident Fund will pay - CEO

2014-12-15 18:39

The Road Accident Fund intends honouring its commitments to claimants, says CEO Eugene Watson

RAF ordered to pay R8m to former model

2013-10-09 09:01

The North Gauteng High Court has ordered the Road Accident Fund to pay R8m into a trust for a former model who was injured in a car accident in June 2009.

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