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.

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.


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.

December's finally here. Here's how to avoid being reckless

2017-12-12 09:36

Let's all be responsible this festive season so that we make it into 2018 in one piece.

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

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