MasterDrive Tips

 

Protecting against Covid-19

After spreading across the world for over two months, the first South African has been diagnosed with Covid-19, or as it is more commonly known, the Coronavirus. South Africans should not panic just yet as the case was caught very quickly and steps have already been taken to trace those who may have come into […]

Is driving on the left safer than the right?

We won’t go into the history of driving patterns but suffice it to say that most South Africans are accustomed to driving on the left side of the road with facilities (like toll booths ideally placed for the driver) positioned accordingly.   In North American and European countries, the law is literally one-sided: ‘drive on the […]

How AARTO can go wrong

If any company still has their doubts about changing their drivers’ behaviour and preparing before AARTO is implemented, here is an example of how bad driving behaviours can go from bad to catastrophic in one day.   A company driver is driving at 90km/h in a 60km/h speed zone and is subsequently caught by a […]

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 […]