Driver thrown over fence into a complex after car rolls off N1

At approximately 12h50 on Sunday 16 December 2007, Netcare 911 paramedics responded to reports of a very serious collision on the N1 direction towards Randburg between the Beyers Naude and Malibongwe off ramps. It appears that the car left the highway and collided with the “wrong side” of the armco barrier before rolling down an…

Netcare 911’s accident stats for long weekend

Netcare 911 crews have had a busy time attending to emergencies during this long weekend. Since 00h00 on Friday 14 December 2007 until 15h00 on Monday 17 December 2007, the Netcare 911 call centre has received 214 motor vehicle collisions and 36 pedestrian collisions totalling 250 collision scenes in Gauteng. The Netcare 911 statistics for…

Positive results from effective traffic enforcement in KZN

Effective visible traffic enforcement remains the single most important requirement for a reduction in road deaths! Many have complained and criticized that we have an over emphasis on speed enforcement and that many other contributing factors to road deaths are neglected… The Road Safety Blog has been provided information on traffic enforcement in KZN and…