The Department of Transport announced that they are currently in the process of scrapping the Road Accident Fund for a new scheme.
Consumers should brace for tougher times ahead. Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is likely to announce levy increases to the fuel and road accident fund in his 2019 budget speech this week.
The Road Accident Fund has launched its sixth walk-in centre in Port Elizabeth which is part of a drive to expand services to accident victims.
Limpopo Premier Stan Mathabatha has assured families of the 27 people who died in the multiple-vehicle crash on the N1 that the provincial government will assist with burial arrangements.
The Road Accident Benefit Scheme hearings in East London are part of the countrywide drive administered by the Parliament’s Committee on Transport.