Category:Regulars

March 30, 2020

Keep your truck driver healthy

Early signs of rising operating costs for heavy vehicles in 2020 are clearly evident. Truck and bus owners therefore need to take action to...

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March 30, 2020

Risk management in the era of Covid-19

The world is currently dominated by concerns around COVID-19, the effects of which will continue to be felt for some time. From a risk...

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March 30, 2020

One Stop Border Posts: can they work?

Beitbridge is set to follow in Chirundu’s footsteps as a One Stop Border Post if relevant changes are not implemented In a recent media...

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March 30, 2020

If we fail, our country dies

As I write this story, there are 230 051 confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide and 9 388 deaths. South Africa’s infection rate – at 150 – still...

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March 16, 2020

Future challenges for road freight management

With so many challenges currently facing the road freight industry, control and regulation standards are paramount The road freight sector in most of eastern...

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March 16, 2020

E-toll dilemma!

Truck operators are asking some serious questions about the future of the e-tolls The procrastination by the ANC and the other authorities involved in...

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March 16, 2020

Will the next new word be “dryfskam”?

Stranded assets. Just transition. Sunset industry. Ten years ago these terms were almost unheard of. Now they are part of everyday conversation. A more...

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March 9, 2020

Cyber risk and supply chains

New threats and more sophisticated cyber attacks will leave supply chains more vulnerable than ever, unless a comprehensive cyber risk management system is place...

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March 6, 2020

The only constant in life is change

If there is one expression that applies to UD Trucks, it is this: the only constant in life is change The jury is out...

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February 20, 2020

The high cube container conundrum

Will South Africa’s Department of Transport lift its moratorium regarding the transportation of high cube containers? If so, what liability insurance implications does that...

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