Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
Mercedes-Benz returns to the Chapman's Peak with Christopher White, survivor of a crash 30 years ago that saw him lose control of his Mercedes and plummet the equivalent of 30-stories onto the jagged rocks below.
Police say four people killed in a Vermont car crash weren't wearing seatbelts but two people in a pickup truck they hit head on were wearing seatbelts and survived.
'My kids know that the car will not move an inch if they don't have seat belts on.', 'This is my child so don't tell me what to do,' Wheels24 readers share their thoughts on why so many South African parents are not buckling-up their children.
'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.
Remember that shocking seat belt ad the Western Cape government made? It must have worked really well since the United Nations is using it now...
'This is extremely worrying and speaks directly to the poor attitude drivers,' says the AA as its research found that less than 7% of children in cars are wearing seatbelts.
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