ARTICLES RELATING TO ROAD SAFETY
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Emergency services speaks to us about what we should do at the scene of an accident.

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Motorists heading home urged to be extra cautious

2014-01-02 15:03

Many holidaymakers will be packing up and heading home over the next few days, with traffic authorities releasing a list of routes where motorists need to exercise extreme caution.

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Preliminary figures show that 241 people died on South African roads from a total of 201 recorded fatal car accidents during the Easter weekend. Watch.

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Aarto roll-out now set for 2011

2010-10-05 13:17

The Road Traffic Management Corporation says the delayed new point demerit system for motorists will be implemented next year.

'SA on way to road safety'

2009-08-26 21:02

South Africa is on the right track when it comes to road safety, field expert Pieter Venter has said at a Cape Town conference.

Kid run down by truck during game survives!

2015-02-19 11:36

Truck hits child playing chicken in heart-stopping dashcam video (the child survives!).

What happens to a child in a car crash – expert

2015-02-11 08:34

EMS spokesperson Robert Daniels explains why small kids are at risk in car accidents.

No car seat, so baby goes in the BOOT?

2014-09-25 10:01

Young mom arrested after cops find a crying baby in the boot of her car.

4 common car-safety mistakes parents make

2014-06-03 10:47

Take the right precautions to ensure your child’s safety in the car when travelling.

Dog box danger!

2013-11-12 13:33

Some parents risk their kid’s lives by letting them ride in the boot of the car.

 
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We speak to Emergency Services about why children should never be allowed to sit in the front seat of a vehicle. Watch.

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SA ranked worst in global road safety report

2013-05-24 10:40

Pedestrians are most at risk, according to the International Transport Forum that has ranked SA as the worst offender for road safety, out of a group of 36 countries involved in the report.

Drunk Driving laws in South Africa

2012-12-24 10:30

Drunk driving in South Africa is not to be taken lightly and drinking and driving is a very serious offence.

MEC launches 'war on potholes'

2009-10-20 22:03

North West MEC for Transport Mahlakeng Mahlakeng will launch a new "war on potholes" programme despite massive budget constraints, her department has revealed.

BMW smashes into truck; 4 die

2009-07-11 16:16

Four people were killed when their BMW struck a truck head-on on the R23 near Heidelberg, Gauteng police say.

Fatal accidents: drivers urged to take care when reversing

2015-02-11 12:51

ER24 warns drivers to be careful after tragic incidents of kids being reversed over.

SA’s stupidest parents

2015-01-28 14:37

Up to 200 children die in accidents every month, so why don't parents buckle their kids up?

Road rage mom turns air blue [explicit video]

2014-09-12 13:02

Parents who lose control in their cars set a precarious example to kids.

13 things you MUST check before any road trip

2014-04-01 14:52

Going on a road trip this Easter? Make sure you're safe!

Child falls from moving car!

2013-11-01 13:31

Video footage of a child falling from a car prompts child lock reminder.

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