Businesses close to busy road pose a hazard

SANRAL is concerned about safety risks for users and communities after encroachment of illegal hawkers and land invaders along busy road.  The upgrading of the R573 Moloto Road brings jobs, training and opportunities to local businesses in Gauteng, Mpumalanga and ..
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Huguenot Tunnel temporarily closed

Motorists should expect delays while travelling on the N1 between Paarl and Worcester, due to the temporary closure of the Huguenot Tunnel. The South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Limited (SANRAL) advises motorists to expect delays while travelling ..
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Why do pedestrians brave death to cross freeways?

SANRAL-facilitated research provides greater understanding of road user behaviour that will be used to increase safety.  Research conducted on the Cape Town freeway network is shining more light on why pedestrians cross busy highways, braving the potential danger of being involved in ..
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Taking road safety to schools and homes

SANRAL works with experts, education and local authorities to develop educational materials and implement programme.  Teachers and parents across the country will soon have access to innovative teaching aids that will enable them to convey vital road safety messages at ..
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Fences erected to make freeways safer

SANRAL takes steps to enhance traffic and pedestrian safety on the N2 and N3 in KwaZulu-Natal.  To prevent the further unnecessary loss of lives, vandal-proof fences are being erected at additional vulnerable sections of the N3 and N2 ..
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Embracing technology for safer roads

Randall Cable, Western Cape Regional Manager, writes that all stakeholders must play a proactive role in road safety.  Technology is changing society in so many ways and we must intensify our search for more technological solutions when addressing ..
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