Help to keep roads safe this season

As road deaths approach the 1000 figure for the season, drivers are called on to be responsible, patient and courteous.

As road deaths approach the 1000 figure for the season, drivers are called on to be responsible, patient and courteous.

People should be obliged to report dangerous driving.

Substance abuse has always been regarded as the biggest killer on the roads followed by non-roadworthy vehicles, reckless driving and fatigue.

Traffic officials need to become more visible and systematic methods of eliminating bribery on the road must be created.

Corrupt traffic officials increase irresponsibility on the roads as people believe they can pay their way out of trouble.

Sbusiso Xaba, Johannesburg

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