MasterDrive Tips

 

Correct seating position

Many patients that are brought into emergency rooms following car crashes have injuries as a result of sitting incorrectly in their seats. In particular, women tend to be more vulnerable to injuries as a result of sitting too close to the steering wheel.    The managing director of MasterDrive, Eugene Herbert, discussed a number of […]

Travelling with pets

Over the festive period, a family was involved in a crash that resulted in the death of three passengers. Three dogs were also travelling in one of the cars and following the accident, two dogs were missing and one was dead. While the dogs have since been found, the remaining human and animal family members […]

[Watch] Avoid accidents using defensive driving

With a companies’ fleet drivers racking up 30 000 km or more each year, it is prudent for fleet owners to make sure avoiding accidents / collisions is a top priority.   A conservative estimate of the annual accident rate for commercial fleets sits at around 20%. It is even higher for some specific industries. […]

Good drivers begin early

As school begins this week, drivers will contend with more traffic whether you are a parent or not. The first day of school, in particular, is busier as parents drop their children off for their first day of primary or high school. As parents battle increased traffic and driving challenges, they should remember their young […]