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Long weekend driving

This time of year brings with it a brief but welcome relief from everyday life with a number of public holidays right after each other. Some South Africans might see one of these weekends as the perfect opportunity to escape for a quick getaway. Yet, the roads could be more dangerous during long weekend driving […]

Back to work on wet roads

Rain was falling for most of Easter weekend for many people across South Africa. Certain areas have struggled with flooding and increased car crashes as a result. If weather reports are to be believed, we might still see more rain soon. As many people return to work and, some return from a weekend away, here are […]

Easter road safety

Easter is one of the busiest periods on the road after the festive season. Last Easter saw an increase of 14% in road fatalities. As families head out to holiday destinations for the weekend, it becomes essential that drivers do whatever they can to avoid another increase in statistics.   Avoid the peak hours  According […]

We’re looking for the hero on our highways

R100 000 prize awaits South Africa’s best truck driver with Hollard Highway Heroes   As the 2019 Easter long weekend approaches, road safety is once again an issue: how do we address the almost inevitable carnage on our highways?   “Perhaps the question is not so much how we prevent bad driving, which year after […]