Hein Jonker

226 posts
Director & Chief Instructor of the Motorcycle Safety Institute of S.A., Media Technologist at Hein Jonker Media House.

The Safety and Life of a Delivery Rider

Over the years I’ve kept a close eye on the way motorcycle delivery services were managed, and the evil phenomenon that developed alongside the boom of this industry. As quickly as the demand for food delivery increased the risk to rider increased, and so did the resulting casualties and fatalities. […]

Rider Injured in Vanderbijlpark, GP

Three injured as motorbike collides with two cyclists on Ravel Road, Vanderbijlpark on Sunday 18 August 2019. ER24 paramedics arrived on scene at 11:11 to find the motorbike rider, an adult male, still lying on the side of the road with another service in attendance. His injuries are unknown to […]

Rider Killed in Vosloorus, GP

On Friday night, 16 August 2019, two men were killed when a motorcycle collided with a pedestrian on the N3 southbound near the Barry Marias offramp in Vosloorus. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the body of a man lying in the centre median while another was found […]

Rider Injured in Kempton Park, GP

A male rider, in his mid-20s, suffered severe injuries following a head-on collision with a minibus on Monday 12 August 2019 just after 7 am. The crash occurred on High Road (R23), opposite Painters Friend in Bredell, Kempton Park. The rider had a broken femur, tib and fib, partial amputation […]

Rider Injured in Umhlanga, ZN

At 08h12 Friday morning, Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision near the Millennium Bridge on the M41 onramp in Umhlanga Ridge, Durban. Reports from the scene indicate that a motorcyclist swerved to avoid a car in the wrong lane when he lost control and hit the pavement. The […]

Rider Killed near Vereeniging, GP

At 16:45 on Wednesday 17 July 2019, Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the R82 Vereeniging in the direction of De Deur. Reports from the scene indicate that a motorcycle and a light motor vehicle were involved in a collision. Paramedics assessed the scene and found that […]