How much do you trust driverless cars?

2018-05-25 10:44

We’re promised a future with driverless cars on our roads but do people really trust the technology to take us safely on journeys?

Is your Nissan affected by dangerous airbag safety recall? Check the list of cars here

2018-05-23 09:19

Nissan South Africa has issued a safety recall for several local models to resolve an airbag issue. Models range from 2001 to 2013...

'Lowest probability of rollover' - Watch as Tesla's Model X SUV passes crash tests

2018-05-22 09:41

Tesla published a video on showing its Model X SUV undergoing safety tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

'I'd like a female driver please' - would this improve our safety when we use Uber/Taxify?

2018-05-09 14:33

We take a look at safety in the e-hailing cars we use every day.

A complete 6-step guide to preparing for a household emergency

2018-04-09 17:52

Man-made or natural disaster? For most household emergencies time is of the essence – the quicker you respond, the less damage.

How to tell if the stranger you pass on your run could be dangerous

2018-03-12 15:01

A few tips to help you weigh up potential danger...

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?

How to keep your home safe over the festive season

2017-12-20 00:00

Whether you live in a house or flat, if you’re going away soon, then follow these tips.

 

Tesla in Autopilot sped up before crash - Police report

2018-05-25 07:28

A new police report says a Tesla that crashed in Utah while in Autopilot mode accelerated just before it smashed into a stopped fire truck.

Best selling cars in SA, new Ford Ranger bakkie - top motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2018-05-22 19:00

Crash test dummies influencing car buys, best selling cars in SA and a Moto3 racer jumping over a fellow crashed rider... you don't want to miss these top motoring stories.

DANGER LURKS IN THE SHADOWS

2018-05-19 15:00

WE can’t run away from crime – it is everywhere.

7 tricks used by card fraud criminals in South Africa – and how to protect yourself against them

2018-04-19 16:55

The South African Banking Risk Information Centre released its card fraud statistics for 2017. Here's how to guard against the common scams.

New cars are quickly getting self-driving safety features

2018-03-27 09:58

Safety features from self-driving cars already are showing up in new vehicles.

SpaceX rocket launches are getting boring — and that's an incredible success story for Elon Musk

2018-03-11 06:33

Elon Musk has pushed his still-fledgling aerospace company, SpaceX, into a remarkable rhythm of frequent and routine launches.

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.

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.

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