How's My Driving?

With a high number of accidents and persistent road rage incidents, South African drivers are rated amongst the worst in the world.

11 June 2018

From driving on the wrong side of the road, overtaking on solid lines and ignoring red lights – South African motorists have a bad reputation - and it’s not just taxi drivers. In 2017, over 14000 people were killed in car accidents and according to research, 90% of the fatalities were caused by human error and bad driving. With a high number of accidents and persistent road rage incidents, South African drivers are rated amongst the worst in the world.

Producer: Stenette Grosskopf

Presenter: Claire Mawisa