RTMC warns motorists during stormy weather

2016-07-25 23:02

Motorists have been urged to drive carefully in the stormy weather that covered large parts of the country on Monday, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

High traffic volumes at end of Easter weekend

2016-03-28 09:00

As the Easter weekend drew to a close, traffic volumes on some of the country's major highways have increased as holiday makers make their way home.

Grim toll: Huge increase in SA road deaths

2016-01-12 12:33

The 2015/16 SA festive season saw an increase in the number of road fatalities and crashes with Transport Minister Dipuo Peters reporting a 14% increase in deaths.

Why is Govt 'silent' on SA holiday road deaths?

2016-01-04 10:05

'The RTMC and Department of Transport suddenly stopped reporting the ongoing death toll,' says Justice Project South Africa who slams government's silence on road fatalities.

160 motorists caught with fake licences

2015-12-26 18:08

More than 160 motorists are facing charges related to fraud and corruption after they were arrested for possession false driving documents.

RTMC driver arrest threat: 'A gross violation of rights'

2015-12-24 07:30

'We simply cannot allow the (RTMC) CEO’s clearly misinformed assertions to go unchallenged,' says Justice Project South Africa in response to government's threat of arrest for traffic violations.

Arrive Alive not dead: Gov statement 'misleading'

2015-12-18 08:59

The Road Traffic Management Corporation says the Arrive Alive campaign isn't dead but 'copyrighted'. Arrive Alive and Justice Project South Africa are baffled by the government's statement...

17 000 'ruthless' traffic officers to hit roads over festive season

2015-12-09 21:17

Thousands of traffic officers will be deployed on the country's roads over the festive season to reduce the number of accidents, and the Road Traffic Management Corporation has warned motorists that they will be "ruthless".

Taxi drivers among worst culprits when it comes to wearing seatbelts

2015-09-25 13:21

Minibus taxi, delivery van and private drivers are among the worst culprits when it comes to not strapping on their seatbelts, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

High volumes of traffic on major Gauteng routes

2015-04-06 15:32

Traffic volumes in to Gauteng have peaked as the Easter weekend was drawing to an end, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.


RTMC sends accident reconstruction experts to ANC bus accident scene

2016-04-17 15:15

The RTMC has sent accident reconstruction experts to the scene of the bus crash in the Free State where at least nine people have died and scores were injured.

Traffic officers gear up for Easter holidays

2016-03-15 21:15

Road safety and traffic officers are planning a massive public awareness drive ahead of the Easter weekend, intensifying road safety campaigns to educate the public and deal with increased traffic.

Govt faces challenge: Where are the SA road death figures?

2016-01-07 07:53

The Justice Project South Africa claims holiday road fatality figures are being withheld from the public. Why is government being 'silent' on SA road deaths?

Take rests and be patient, RTMC urges returning holidaymakers

2016-01-03 10:06

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has reminded drivers to be careful as holidaymakers start their journeys home, many in extreme heat.

Threats to arrest motorists are just “bully-boy” tactics - DA

2015-12-24 21:04

The Democratic Alliance has accused the Road Traffic Management Corporation of using “bully-boy” tactics to threaten motorists this festive season.

Corrupt traffic officers will spend New Year in jail

2015-12-22 17:54

Traffic officers who solicited and accepted bribes from motorists will be met with the prospect of a New Year behind bars, the CEO of the Road Traffic Management Corporation has said.

Arrive Alive campaign not dead

2015-12-17 22:04

The Road Traffic Management Corporation cannot use the Arrive Alive campaign anymore, as it has been registered as a brand.

RTMC to probe deadly Warden bus blaze

2015-11-13 20:58

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has dispatched reconstruction experts to the scene of a bus crash on the N3 near Warden in the Free State.

Almost 700 die on SA roads over April - RTMC

2015-04-27 16:40

Nearly 700 people have died on South Africa's roads over the course of April, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

700 drivers arrested over Easter

2015-04-06 10:48

More than 700 motorists have been arrested for various traffic violations across the country over the Easter weekend, the Road Traffic Management Corporation says.

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