Controversial campaign: This horror SA ad will make you buckle-up

2016-03-22 09:15

The Western Cape isn't pulling any punches with its latest road safety ad - 'the first kiss'. Are shock tactics effective at reducing road deaths? WARNING: Graphic imagery.

MEC praises heroic Cape Town traffic cop

2016-01-21 12:46

Western Cape Transport MEC Donald Grant has praised traffic officer Nizaam Alexander for keeping his cool and fighting back against a man who shot him and tried to steal his firearm.

Crime down on N2 - Western Cape authorities

2015-09-17 19:33

The number of violent and criminal incidents on the N2 has been dramatically reduced since the recent establishment of a priority committee, according to a joint statement.

Traffic officer ambushed on N7 for service pistol

2015-05-26 15:28

Police are on the hunt for two men who robbed a traffic officer of her service pistol on the N7 in Cape Town.

4 killed in bus crash

2015-03-19 20:01

Four people have been killed and 32 injured when a bus and a truck collided on the N1 near Laingsburg.

0/10 drivers taking your kids to school

2015-01-23 13:28

11 overloaded, 10 illegal drivers… traffic violations during a school bus blitz in Cape Town.. Shockingly, one driver had 25 outstanding warrants!

Western Cape road deaths down

2014-12-16 05:15

There has been a slight decrease in the number of road fatalities in the Western Cape during the first 14 days of December, compared to 2013, the province's transport MEC says.

N2 horror crash: Warning to SA drivers

2014-12-05 10:04

The horror crash involving Cape Town actor Thabang Sidloyi has highlighted the dangers of reckless driving and the importance of buckling-up, writes DON SMART, author of 'a Guide to Motor Law'.

W Cape shocker: 582 pedestrians killed

2014-11-24 13:00

The Western Cape provincial government has released another video in its Crash Witness road-camera series, this one highlighting where 582 people were killed through 2013. GRAPHIC SCENES

New SA road rules: Speed limiters for taxis?

2014-11-11 12:38

Amended regulations to the South African National Road Traffic Act require mandatory child seats for infants and new taxis, buses and trucks to be fitted with speed limiters!


R487million N1 upgrade: Here's how your money will be spent

2016-02-15 15:37

The Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works will spend R487-million to ease congestion along the N1 in Cape Town.

Holiday road deaths: 143 killed on W Cape roads

2016-01-05 15:37

The busy holiday period saw 143 people killed, including 55 pedestrians, on Western Cape roads during December 2015. What's being done to curb road deaths?

Go George buses running again after violent week

2015-08-24 12:35

The Go George bus services is back up and running, despite ongoing tensions between it and taxi associations.

TB and why you need fresh air in the taxi or bus

2015-03-24 05:00

People using taxis, buses and trains have been urged to open the windows when using public transport in a bid to stop TB from spreading.

7 things to do after a freeway breakdown

2015-02-17 11:04

Renewed calls have been made for drivers to refrain from taking chances on the highways as road deaths continue to increase.

Speeding 'MEC' a fake - Western Cape

2015-01-13 20:59

The Western Cape provincial government has denied that one of its MECs had been arrested for speeding along the N1 South in Midrand.

ANC lauds fight against school closures

2014-12-10 14:21

The ANC has praised those who fought to keep open 17 schools in the Western Cape, despite the Supreme Court of Appeal confirming the closure of all but one of them.

MEC: Seatbelt could've saved actor's life

2014-12-02 14:44

Movie star Thabang Sidloyi could still have been alive had he buckled up, says Western Cape Transport MEC Donald Grant of the horror crash in which the Cape actor was flung from a car.

Shocker as WCape highlights killer roads

2014-11-12 15:50

The Western Cape continues its road safety shock tactics with the release of an interactive map of pedestrians killed in 2014. Will this curb road deaths?

Kids flung from bakkie in horror SA crash

2014-10-30 12:24

The Western Cape government continues its hard-hitting road safety campaign with the release of a video showing a bakkie collision during which children were thrown from the pick-up!

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