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8 things you need to do after a car accident
8 things you need to do after a car accidentArticle

Whether you have a small bumper bashing or something more serious, it's important to know what steps to take in the aftermath of an accident...

Issued by Dotsure 5 May 2021

South Africa is the most dangerous country to drive in, study finds
South Africa is the most dangerous country to drive in, study findsArticle

A recent study conducted by Zutobi Drivers Ed has found that South Africa is the world's most unsafe country in which to drive...

30 Apr 2021

Alcohol industry recovery - glass half full
Alcohol industry recovery - glass half fullArticle

The alcohol industry, which supports over one million livelihoods, is relieved at the easing of ban, but the debate as to how we deal with our attitudes around alcohol in SA is long overdue...

Michael Smollan 4 Feb 2021

How much are you worth?
How much are you worth?Article

While we may use various ways to see what our value is according to our relevance to things or other people, there are statistics that show just how much a value of a life costs in South Africa...

Issued by MiWayLife 2 Feb 2021

Why technology is the immediate solution to shack fires
Why technology is the immediate solution to shack firesArticle

Many people living in informal settlements have limited or no access to electricity and the use of paraffin stoves and heaters is common...

Kealeboga Magalefa 18 Jan 2021

Pelvic floor damage affects both men and women and can be treated - urologist
Pelvic floor damage affects both men and women and can be treated - urologistArticle

Trauma to the pelvic area caused by car accidents, surgery, obesity, overuse of supporting muscles and age may result in pelvic floor damage in both men and women and can often be treated, according to a leading urologist...

Issued by Leap Communications 27 Aug 2020

The most common causes of car accidents revealed
The most common causes of car accidents revealedArticle

Car accidents are among the leading causes of death in the world. The danger in car accidents lies in the fact that nobody ever expects them to happen...

Issued by Monetary Library 26 Jun 2020

Why do modern cars damage so easily in a crash?
Why do modern cars damage so easily in a crash?Article

These cars look weak and cheap on the surface after a crash. There's, however, a sophisticated reason for building modern cars this way...

12 Jun 2020

Anxiety is part of life, but should not take over your life.
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7 science-based strategies to cope with coronavirus anxietyArticle

As the SARS-CoV-2 virus continues its global spread and the number of diagnosed Covid-19 cases continues to increase, anxiety related to the outbreak is on the rise too...

Jelena Kecmanovic 11 Mar 2020

Must-knows for a minor car accident
Must-knows for a minor car accidentArticle

Fender-benders, minor accidents and car clashes are often more of a frustration or ordeal after they happen..

Bertus Visser 3 Mar 2020

Flying is still safest form of travel - particularly in Africa
Flying is still safest form of travel - particularly in AfricaArticle

Fear of flying is more common than a fear of driving, yet while car accidents cause over a million deaths per year, plane crashes are extremely rare...

Issued by Domestic Flights South Africa 4 Mar 2019

The tech buzzwords transforming our TVs
The tech buzzwords transforming our TVsArticle

Consumer electronics businesses gather annually at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), a global platform for companies to flaunt their latest innovations and battle it out for recognition as the best of the best...

31 Jan 2019

Too many lives lost on SA's roads over the Festive Season
Too many lives lost on SA's roads over the Festive SeasonArticle

The preliminary Festive Season Road Safety Report shows that 1,612 people lost their lives on the country's roads...

17 Jan 2019

Navigate like a boss this rainy season
Navigate like a boss this rainy seasonArticle

As South Africans welcome the start of the warmer season, Spring also signals the start of the rainy season...

12 Sep 2018

Peter Serati talks AI in the workplace and beyond
Peter Serati talks AI in the workplace and beyondArticle

Peter Serati, the chief technology architect at Alteram Solutions, talks about Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the workplace and beyond...

24 Aug 2018

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#OrchidsandOnions: The boozy road not taken... and lies, damned lies and surveysArticle

Hangovers, they say, are God's way of telling you to lay off the booze. And, anyone who has had one will know the "why did I do it?" feeling of remorse...

Brendan Seery 19 Jun 2018

Grade 9 learner develops device to prevent road accidents
Grade 9 learner develops device to prevent road accidentsArticle

Samirah Kaka, a grade 9 learner from North West set about developing an innovative device to prevent accidents...

19 Dec 2017

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#Pendoring2017: Lucky number two!Article

This year's main Pendoring winners are up-and-coming, relatively young agencies who are showing their mettle using local insights to create excellent, truly South African work...

Danette Breitenbach 30 Oct 2017

Western Cape takes a sober look at ways to curb drinking
Western Cape takes a sober look at ways to curb drinkingArticle

It's going to be much harder to buy a beer in Cape Town if the Western Cape government has its way...

Katharine Child 20 Sep 2017

GBD study: SA's development vs health progress gap
GBD study: SA's development vs health progress gapArticle

South Africa is one of five countries where actual health burden rates far exceed what one would expect....

15 Sep 2017

Elon Musk vs Mark Zuckerberg: Battle of the killer robots?
Elon Musk vs Mark Zuckerberg: Battle of the killer robots?Article

In recent months, the debate over whether artificial intelligence (AI) is evil or evolutionary has taken on a new level of urgency - and ferocity...

Colin Thornton 6 Sep 2017

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Business mistakes too many law firms makeArticle

Being a really good attorney does not mean that you are a highly talented businessman or entrepreneur. This is something that is really important to understand since there is a pretty large number of law firms that end up bankrupt...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 16 Aug 2017

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Sanef expresses concern over media freedomArticle

The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) has expressed its concern regarding a spate of incidents that have the potential to erode media freedom in South Africa...

2 May 2017

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Comedy defensive driving courses offer great experienceArticle

Driving students can now learn everything there is about driving safety by listening to popular comedians...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 19 Apr 2017

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Apps: The holy grail of content marketingArticle

Business book author Tony Schwartz wrote, “Nearly everyone I know is addicted in some measure to the internet..."

Julia Rhodes 8 Mar 2017

Patients of female doctors show better survival: study
Patients of female doctors show better survival: studyArticle

Elderly people treated by female doctors while in the hospital had significantly better survival rates and fewer readmissions than those treated by their male counterparts...

20 Dec 2016

Digital distractions increasingly risky on the road
Digital distractions increasingly risky on the roadArticle

This festive season South African road users need to be more cautious to avoid fatalities. According to the transport department, a total of 1,755 people lost their lives...

13 Dec 2016

Road engineers urged to design safe roads
Road engineers urged to design safe roadsArticle

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has called on road engineers to design safe roads, as the state of the country's road surface continues to pose a challenge...

7 Oct 2016

Insurance matters: Why you need to review your insurance policy in the last quarter
Insurance matters: Why you need to review your insurance policy in the last quarterArticle

With the festive season quickly approaching, it is important to take into consideration the various elements that come into play during the last quarter of the year - from an increase in car accident statistics to theft...

Issued by MiWay 26 Sep 2016

Volvo's autonomous driving experiment kicks off in Sweden
Volvo's autonomous driving experiment kicks off in SwedenArticle

Volvo Cars has officially kicked off Drive Me, an advanced public autonomous driving (AD) experiment. On the morning of 9 September 2016...

9 Sep 2016

Extreme innovation meets behavioural economics
Extreme innovation meets behavioural economicsArticle

If the best innovation is designed to meet real needs, nowhere are the opportunities more pressing than in humanitarian aid. Here's how the type and amplitude of innovation can have implications well beyond philanthropy...

Leslie Pascaud 23 Jun 2016

Volvo Cars to launch autonomous driving experiment in China
Volvo Cars to launch autonomous driving experiment in ChinaArticle

Volvo Cars plans to launch China's most advanced autonomous driving experiment in which local drivers will test autonomous driving cars on public roads in everyday driving conditions...

11 Apr 2016

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Fall in Easter road deathsArticle

The number of fatalities on South Africa's roads this Easter weekend is likely to be lower than in previous years, said Transport Department spokesman Ishmael Mnisi...

Nivashni Nair and Taschica Pillay 29 Mar 2016

Road Accident Fund costs you thousands of rands each year
Road Accident Fund costs you thousands of rands each yearArticle

If you've ever been in a car accident you've probably heard of the Road Accident Fund. In theory, the Road Accident Fund sounds like a great idea...

9 Feb 2016

Nissan's vision for the future of EVs and autonomous driving
Nissan's vision for the future of EVs and autonomous drivingArticle

At the Tokyo Motor Show 2015, Nissan unveiled a concept vehicle that embodies it's vision of the future of autonomous driving and zero emission electric vehicles...

30 Oct 2015

Policyholders must know obligations when lodging a claim
Policyholders must know obligations when lodging a claimArticle

It is at the point of suffering a loss that the real value of insurance becomes apparent for any policyholder...

Rory Judd 8 Oct 2015

Road trips should incorporate planned breaks
Road trips should incorporate planned breaksArticle

In a recent survey conducted by the Institute of Advanced Motorists in the UK, 65% of the drivers polled admitted that they often don't stop to rest on long journeys...

21 Sep 2015

Safety rating system assists to choose the right vehicle
Safety rating system assists to choose the right vehicleArticle

Safety on our roads is an everyday challenge and should therefore be your top priority when you are shopping for a new car...

31 Jul 2015

Why you need disability cover
Why you need disability coverArticle

Think you're too young for disability cover? Think again...

15 Jul 2015

Stretch your medical cover over the yearArticle

In order not to run out of medical aid benefits before year-end, follow these 10 tips and extend your medical cover.

Andrew Edwards 28 Jan 2014

Celebrate World Sleep Day
Celebrate World Sleep DayArticle

World Sleep Day, celebrated on 14 March since 2008, aims to lessen the burden of sleep problems on society through better prevention and management of sleep disorders.

21 Jan 2014

Road deaths marred by flawed statistics
Road deaths marred by flawed statisticsArticle

The problem with road deaths in SA is that no one knows how many people are actually killed in car accidents.

Nicky Smith 14 Jan 2014

Road fund to study impact of more rail freight
Road fund to study impact of more rail freightArticle

The Road Accident Fund will commission a study next year to determine the possible effects of the government's drive to shift freight from road to rail and to increase the use of rail as a means of mass transportation, chief executive Eugene Watson told a research colloquium organised by the fund.

29 Nov 2013

Guidelines to avoid road accidents
Guidelines to avoid road accidentsArticle

The Festive season is almost upon us and while it a time to be happy and relax with friends and family, it is sadly also the one time of the year when many South African motorists are injured or killed in car accidents, many of which could have been avoided.

Henrie Geyser 14 Nov 2013

Fat people more likely to die in a car accidentArticle

PARIS, FRANCE: Obese people face a much higher risk - of up to 80% - of dying in a car accident compared with people of normal weight, researchers reported on Monday (21 January).

23 Jan 2013

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