ARTICLES RELATING TO SAFETY

After school clubs aren't always safe spaces: what should be done about it

2018-01-29 10:19

Getting involved in after-school sports can be positive, but it comes with risks too.

Does your child know how to use a seatbelt? Here's why it's important

2018-01-18 12:16

'Crashes are the leading cause of death amongst youth between the ages of five and 24. Seatbelts reduce fatal injuries by 45%', says MasterDrive SA.

'Don't drive recklessly' - New Year’s driving resolutions for SA

2018-01-05 11:11

A study shows young motorists hope to 'learn how to reverse properly' in 2018. Which driving skills do you think SA motorists should improve on?

WATCH: Jaguar's F-Pace, E-Pace SUVs score 5-stars in crash tests

2017-12-14 08:00

The Jaguar F-Pace has added a five-star Euro NCAP rating to its 2017 World Car of the Year title. The SA-bound electric E-Pace also scored the maximum for vehicle safety.

SA crash test results, Clarkson turns into Donald Trump... 5 motoring videos you should watch

2017-12-02 10:56

From the latest SA crash tests results to the The Grand Tour trio transforming into Donald Trump... here are 5 motoring videos you should watch.

Panic button app Namola goes national

2017-11-10 21:00

An Uber-like South African safety and security app - Namola - has gone national.

The importance of using condoms

2017-11-06 11:27

The best protection for anyone who is sexually active

'Scary reality for commuters' - Street mechanic fixes Cape Town taxi on the road

2017-09-13 09:42

A video has surfaced of a man fixing a Cape Town taxi's engine in the middle of a street, for a quick repair on the engine before it heads off for more trips.

WATCH: See which cars pass the latest round of Euro crash tests

2017-09-07 12:14

Euro NCAP has released safety ratings for nine new cars including the Ford Fiesta, Mazda CX-5 and Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet.

How to answer the car seat elitists

2017-08-30 15:25

What do you do when you're told that the car seat you've chosen for your child is not the best?

 

Here's how to enhance safety between truck drivers and cyclists - Arrive Alive

2018-01-25 12:11

Volvo Trucks has embarked on a Global Campaign to enhance the safe sharing of roads between truck drivers and cyclists.

Toyota, Honda add 1-million vehicles to Takata airbag recalls

2018-01-11 12:06

Toyota, Honda recalling 1-million more vehicles in the US to replace defective Takata airbag inflators.

Aviation safety in Africa continues to improve - Iata

2018-01-02 14:58

Aviation safety in Africa continued to improve over the past five years, research by the International Air Transport Association shows.

Riding in cars with dogs: 2.4 million pet-related trips a week - study

2017-12-11 10:10

Having a pet dog turns out to be a highly car-dependent affair; A study estimates that dog owners make about 2.4 million dog-related trips a week in Sydney.

Do speed cameras really save lives?

2017-11-22 09:21

Speed cameras have been the focus of motorists’ anger and frustration for years, although we are told that they are effective at reducing road deaths. But is this really the case?

#MakeSAsafe – Namola app could be ‘Uber for police’

2017-11-10 14:40

According to Statistics South Africa’s Victims of Crime Survey, 1.2 million South African households experienced 1.5 million crime incidents in 2016/17.

Ford recalls big vans; wiring issue could cause fires

2017-10-26 11:58

Ford is recalling over 73 000 full-sized vans in North America to fix a wiring problem that could cause fires and other electrical issues.

WATCH: Teens admit to texting while driving

2017-09-13 09:40

Teens admit to texting while driving but quickly change their responses after realizing the consequences of their actions.

So Nissan's braking-tech will stop you from getting 'slapped' by passengers?

2017-08-31 09:55

'Could you braking be painful to your passengers?' asks Nissan in a new video highlighting the automaker's braking-technology, which could prevent you from being slapped by your passengers...

How to choose a car seat

2017-08-28 12:21

A car seat is one of the non-negotiable items to get when you have a baby. Here's how to choose the best one for your baby.

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