SA is world's worst drunk-driving country

2015-12-01 15:47

South Africa tops the list of drunk-driving related deaths in the world, reports the World Health Organisation.

9 road safety lessons the government has learned

2015-11-23 13:54

'Traffic policing to be more educational towards road users,' is one of many lessons the national transport department has 'learned' at the 2015 Global Road Safety conference.

AA calls on govt to curb drunk driving in SA

2015-11-20 15:30

'A nationwide strategy for enforcement is needed,' says the Automobile Association as it calls on government to curb drunk driving in South Africa.

WATCH: Top 5 defensive driving tips for SA

2015-11-17 09:40

'Sometimes the best way to defend yourself against danger is to avoid confrontation altogether,' writes Arrive Alive editor, Johan Jonck, who shares his top defensive driving tips.

New car licence rules for SA: Angry users respond

2015-11-03 09:21

'This is a ploy to get you to pay e-tolls', 'what happens if your proof of residence is in your late father's name?' are some user responses to South Africa's new licence disc rules.

Deadly weekend: 14 killed on WC roads

2015-10-27 09:16

14 people died on Western Cape roads over the past weekend, including 10 pedestrians the province's traffic services confirmed.

WATCH: 'Drunk goggles' - a sobering experience

2015-10-09 09:36

Drunk driving is dangerous but sadly many South Africans believe they can handle being intoxicated behind the wheel. Enter ‘drunk goggles’...

Themba Baloyi: 5 000 lives lost on roads since April

2015-09-29 16:19

An industry expert suggests that insurance companies can help improve the road fatality situation if all motorists are compelled to insure their vehicles.

SA red-light skippers: SARF to declare war

2015-09-11 09:13

The South African Road Federation (SARF) wants law enforcement to declare war on the practice of 'shooting red traffic lights' on our roads.

Western Cape traffic blitz: 184 fines, 36 arrests

2015-09-07 15:03

2 251 vehicles stopped,184 fines, 36 arrests... the Western Cape traffic department reveals results of its weekend traffic blitz.


Panic attacks: How to overcome a fear of driving

2015-12-01 10:17

Driving phobias are not rare and 'around 90% of my patients suffer panic attacks while at the wheel,' says Alexandra Baerike, psychologist and driving instructor.

WATCH: Even 'Red Riding Hood' can't cross Cape Town streets

2015-11-23 09:30

The city of Cape Town has turned to street performers to curb pedestrian deaths. 'Streetiquette' will be performed at busy traffic intersections in the city!

New road rules for SA: 5 laws Govt want to pass

2015-11-19 08:15

Reduced speed limits, heavy vehicles to be banned during rush hour... are some of the new road rules proposed for South Africa. We list 5 new laws government hopes to pass.

Road trip: Top 10 holiday tips

2015-11-11 14:09

The holidays are on the horizon and families will be on the road. We have 10 important checks you should do before saying 'bon voyage'.

Volvo's new tech to reduce kangaroo crashes in Oz

2015-10-30 10:07

Volvo's safety experts in Australia are studying the "roadside behaviour" of kangaroos to develop the first-ever detection technology for the marsupials.

Curb highway crime in SA: Users call for 'visible policing'

2015-10-13 13:00

Visible policing, clampdown on pedestrians on roads - What should be done to curb crime along South Africa's notorious highways? Users respond...

SA riders vs drivers: Biggest pet peeves revealed...

2015-10-07 11:09

From ‘slapping side-mirrors’ to ‘changing lanes without indicating’, Wheels24 users share their biggest pet peeves about motorcyclists and car drivers in South Africa.

Public to speak on Takata recalls?

2015-09-11 09:59

The US auto safety watchdog said that it will hold a public hearing on Takata Corporation's massive crash-bag inflator recall.

Readers reveal No.1 killer on SA's roads

2015-09-08 11:30

What do you think is the biggest cause of road deaths? More than 40 000 readers reveal SA's No.1 killer on our roads.

SA traffic video reveals driver-metro 'animosity'

2015-09-03 15:10

The viral traffic video 'demonstrates the unnecessary animosity that exists between road users and the Metro Police,' says Justice Project South Africa.

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