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Red-light-running fatalities

Red-light-running fatalities increase 17% in four years   One gets certain clarity with regard to trends in respect of road safety challenges by following international statistics, and then extrapolating those into a “probable” local situation.   Most are aware that if one is being watched, then the likelihood of compliance with one or other law/ […]

Bike Expressions: Suzuki SV 650

Throw a leg over the new Suzuki SV 650 and you immediately notice how much slimmer and smaller it feels overall. The fuel tank no longer seems bulbous from the saddle and the seat height is the same, but it feels lower because your legs get a straighter shot at the ground.   You only […]

Inaugural EWT conference

The inaugural African Conference for Linear Infrastructure and Ecology (ACLIE) will be held in 2019 in the iconic Kruger National Park. It will be co-hosted by the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) and Eskom.   Centred around the theme Building Partnerships: the linear way, the conference will focus on the intersection of people and linear infrastructure. This […]

Weekday Wit

Business ethics 101 A beggar approaches a passerby. “Sir, will you give me R100 for a cup of coffee?” “That’s ridiculous!” the man says huffily. “Just a yes or no, buddy,” the beggar growls. “I don’t need a lecture about how to run my business.”   Rare occasion A lawyer dies. At the same moment, […]