MasterDrive Tips

 

Running red lights

Running red lights -Fatalities Reach 10-Year High in the US Some 939 people were killed in red light running crashes in 2017 — a 10-year high and a 28% increase over the 731 lost lives in 2012, according to a data analysis conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The data indicates a steady […]

Commercial vehicle collisions

20% of Commercial Collisions Happen Under 8km/h According to a leading telematics company in the US, two out of every 10 collisions involving commercial vehicles fitted with their devices were involved in collisions at speeds below 8km/h. Slow speed collisions appear to be the biggest crash hazard for commercial fleets. Data from the telematics company […]

How to deal with traffic circles

Roundabouts can be psychologically daunting, but are safer than intersections.   Given the confusion around the use of circles which is covered under various topics – such as roundabouts/traffic circles/calming circles and so forth,  it is probably true that we will never get everyone to understand them. With that in mind lets focus of what […]

Africa travel guide

Travelling in Africa can be a wonderful, life-enriching experience. For South Africans, exploring other countries on the continent can also be relatively affordable making it very attractive for those wanting to holiday on a budget.   However, says AA Travel, South Africans must be aware of the rules and regulations of travel within Africa, particularly […]