MasterDrive Tips

 

How to protect yourself from impaired drivers

Regrettably we have little idea of how many people in SA lose their lives as a result of drunk driving. Possibly, if these were accurately reported, we may even effect a change in motorists about the dangers.   We do however know that nearly 30 people a day in the U.S. lose their lives in […]

Sharing the road with electric scooters

Electric mobility, whether that be a passenger vehicle, truck or electric scooters, is on the increase and more and more cities across the world are being forced to amend legislation to allow for their use on public roads. Legislation notwithstanding, there are still ‘rules’ that apply to their use and then some  – driven mainly […]

Bad driving habits

We all tend to think that we are pretty good drivers, until  we get someone else’s  opinion. Here are 10 of the most interesting psychological biases and errors we face when behind the wheel.   We fail to realise when we’re being aggressive – or we don’t care We’ve all had the experience of a […]

Looking abroad to increase road safety

Many European countries have some of the lowest road fatality rates. While there are many reasons for this, from better resources to more respect for road laws, one reason is the limitations placed on driving times of commercial drivers. South Africa does not have similar restrictions but fleet managers should look to the example set […]