ARTICLES RELATING TO TRUCK DRIVERS

Truck driver, who was petrol-bombed, dies of his injuries

2019-06-14 22:11

A truck driver whose vehicle was petrol bombed in the Western Cape earlier this month has died of his injuries, says the SA Long Distance Truckers association.

Truck driver suffers serious burn wounds after N1 petrol bombing

2019-06-02 13:00

A truck driver has suffered serious burn wounds after his truck was petrol bombed along the N1 roughly 10km outside of Touws River in the Western Cape.

WATCH: Here's why truck drivers should have dashcams in SA

2017-10-04 09:17

A motorist reported a truck driver's alleged reckless behaviour on the road in the Western Cape. Dashcam footage reveals all is not as it seems...

Engen Driver Wellness 2017 kicks off in Eastern Cape

2017-05-04 08:49

The call for healthy truck drivers to begin with the Engen driver wellness initiative has kicked off its seven-month programme.

New tool to make truck driving sector safer

2014-12-29 10:57

A new tool to for truck drivers could make the industry safer and reduce the high death toll on SA’s roads.

02Truck drivers to blame for high HIV in Mpumalanga

2014-04-07 10:17

In Mpumalanga's Gert Sibande district long distance truck drivers, as well as migrant workers are among those blamed for a devastatingly high HIV prevalence rate.

US truck drivers pushed to the limit

2013-08-14 10:43

Truck drivers in the US have adapted to increasing demands, but they've had to push their bodies to the limit, a new study reveals.

 

PICS: Motorists cautioned after at least 4 trucks reportedly torched on N3 in KZN

2019-06-02 13:45

Motorists have been cautioned to plan their trips along the N3 toll concession road after reports that at least four trucks were burnt in KwaZulu-Natal overnight.

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WATCH: Metro cop loses his cool after truck driver refuses to stop for police 'in the bushes'

A video of a Namibian-registered truck refusing to pull off the road on police instructions has sparked heated debates on Facebook.

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WATCH: Moving truck fails to shake off looters

When 15-year-old Tom Kruger saw several men clambering about on the back of a moving truck, trying to loot its load, he decided to film the incident. Not in the hopes that it would go viral, but because he wanted the driver to have some proof that he tried his best to thwart them. Watch.

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This truck driver thought he could wheelie get away with this

Have a listen to this hilarious conversation between a truck driver and a traffic cop who halts the heavy-duty vehicle after noticing it has no front-wheels! (Remember to turn the subtitles on).

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Truck drivers to blame for high HIV in Mpumalanga

2014-04-07 10:40

In Mpumalanga's Gert Sibande district long distance truck drivers, as well as migrant workers are among those blamed for a devastatingly high HIV prevalence rate.

Putting the brakes on HIV

2014-02-04 15:44

Truck drivers were the target of a recent health campaign that encourages regular HIV testing, among other health concerns.

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