If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Thirteen people, most of them students, were killed when a pick-up truck flipped over while trying to change lanes on Sunday in the Thai capital, police said.
Frustrated road safety expert Caro Smit, tells of dealing with SA drivers.
Police are investigating a case of malicious damage to property after hundreds of people looted an overturned truck on the N1 North near Olifantsfontein on Saturday.
One-hundred people have lost their lives in 61 crashes in the Free State since the start of the festive season, according to the Free State Department of Police, Roads and Transport.
The carnage that the country continues to experience on the roads is caused by a number of factors, says Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi.
Minibus taxis are an asset to the South African economy. It's about time we start giving them right of way, especially on roads where dedicated taxi lanes are conspicuously absent, writes Robert J. Traydon.
A cultureof lawlessness, lack of political will and traffic congestion are to blame for KZN’s recent road carnage.
Studies about the dangers of smoking dagga and driving have not resulted in any definite conclusions.
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters’ hands are currently tied and she can't stop the transportation of people at the back of light duty vehicles, panel vans, trailers and trucks.
Levels of road deaths and serious injuries are unacceptable both in terms of human suffering as well as economic costs," says the International Transport Forum.
A man was killed and two others injured after being hit on a highway in Cape Town, apparently after their vehicle broke down, Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa said on Sunday.
We all know that taxis are a major concern on our roads; their lawlessness is well documented on the news and social media. However, what about the rest of us?
With access to live data roads and traffic can be managed more efficiently.
A 10-year-old child is among five people who died after two cars collided on a highway in Mpumalanga.
Motorcycles are inherently more risky than cars because motorcycles lack the protections that cars provide.
Nine people have been killed and more than a dozen injured in a spate of accidents across the country’s roads this weekend, various paramedics reported.
The ANC has expressed shock over the death of one its MPs - and the serious injury of three others - in a crash near Paarl.
Easter weekend sees heavy traffic flow with hours spent on the road and fluctuating death tolls. We look back at past stats.
Police say at least 24 young children were killed after a school bus collided with a truck loaded with sand in northern India.
Women are regarded as less distractible drivers than men, and are therefore a lower insurance risk. Let's see why.
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