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New year, new trends…

Feb 20, 2020No Comments

However, the picture is gloomy. loneliness, uncertainty and the importance of trust are dominant themes in ford motor company’s latest trends report The Ford Motor

Fortune favours the bold

Jun 04, 2019No Comments

This is the 85th column I’ve written for FOCUS since I became the publication’s assistant editor back in May 2012 – and not for any

Innovation this, innovation that

May 09, 2019No Comments

“There’s no need to reinvent the wheel,” some are often heard saying. In transport, though, the only wheels that don’t need (too much) reinventing are

Giving drivers a life

Apr 11, 20191 Comment

As a journalist, its rather unprofessional to sing the praises of that on which one is reporting – objectivity should rule. However, objectively speaking, the

Kyk noord…

Feb 14, 2019No Comments

Will 2019 hold more promise for South African transporters than years gone by? May 2019 is the month on the minds of South African citizens

The drive to talk about male-specific cance...

Feb 14, 2019No Comments

With the health of truck drivers continually increasing in importance, shouldn’t the list of health concerns also include one of the most prevalent killers of

Shining bright to light the way

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Ever driven at night and given thought to how well, or how poorly, you can see what’s going on around you? Welcome to the dark

No getting rid of the BS at borders…

Nov 14, 2018No Comments

When will the delays, corruption and looting at African borders be dealt with? Not in our lifetime, probably… Not a month goes by without some

Steaming into history

Oct 12, 2018No Comments

I recently discovered the fascinating past of South African rail… Colour me ignorant, but I had no idea there was a transport museum in the

Engineering road safety

Sep 04, 2018No Comments

How do we create safer roads? The road safety workshop at the 2018 Southern African Transport Conference tried to find some answers by looking at