Long walk to school is no more

Learners from schools in KwaMbonambi, KwaZulu-Natal, no longer have to walk great distances to school after receiving their own bicycles. Learners from KwaMbonambi in KwaZulu-Natal do not have to dread long walks to school after receiving ..
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Road fatalities down over holiday period

The preliminary report on fatalities on South Africa’s roads during the 2017/18 festive season shows an 11% drop in the number of deaths compared to the same period a year ago. The preliminary 2017/18 Festive Season ..
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Road safety is everyone’s responsibility

Government has partnered with community safety councils in every province to bolster its efforts to reduce road accidents. Collaboration between communities and government is needed to tackle the issues of road safety. With this in mind, ..
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Minister talks tough on reckless driving

Traffic authorities will have a zero-tolerance approach to law enforcement over the festive period in an effort to reduce fatalities. Statistics show that South African road and traffic officials have a monumental task to improve the ..
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Road Accident Fund: All you need to know

People involved in road accidents are urged to claim directly from the Road Accident Fund instead of spending large amounts of money on litigation fees. Anyone injured in a road accident is encouraged to claim compensation ..
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Learner drivers’ skills to be enhanced

Learner drivers will be given an opportunity to develop and enhance their skills to become good and safe drivers through a programme by The Road Traffic Infringement Agency (RTIA). The Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters, announced ..
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Make use of reflective animal belts

  The Department of Transport spent over R5-million on reflective animal belts, because stray animals, especially cattle, can cause serious damage to lives and vehicles when they are involved in accidents on the road. Acting MEC ..
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