Hein Jonker

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

Motorcycle Awareness is important to you

You may be aware of the risks of riding your motorcycle, but are other road users around you? If the driver of a car or truck doesn’t see you or isn’t aware that you may be closer than you appear, then it is you who might get hurt in a […]

Rider Injured in Roodepoort, GP

At 18h22 Saturday night (4 May 2019) Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the corners of Hendrik Potgieter Road and Alberts in Weltevredenpark, Roodepoort. Reports from the scene indicate that a light motor vehicle and a motorcycle were involved in a collision. Paramedics assessed the scene and […]

Rider Killed near Hekpoort, GP

A male rider in his 30s has been killed in an MVC on the R560 between Skeerpoort and Hekpoort. The crash occurred around 9 am on Saturday 4 May 2019. The rider T-boned an LDV and ended up under the vehicle, killing him instantly. The vehicle had to be raised […]

Rider Injured in Kyalami, GP

Emer-G-Med responded to an MVC on the junction of Main Road and Chatten Road in Kyalami this morning (2 May 2019 before 9 am). The driver of the LMV, apparently turned in front of the rider, resulting in a collision. On arrival, they treated a male rider (in his 40’s) […]

Get Up to Speed on Motorcycles

May is Motorcycle Awareness Month, and the Motorcycle Safety Institute (MSI) and Think Bike wants to remind vehicle drivers and motorcyclists alike to Share the Road. In 2018, there were more than 200 motorcyclists killed in road crashes, and more than 500 injured. This increase in motorcycle crashes continues a […]

Rider Killed in Villieria, GP

A motorcyclist has died following a collision with a truck in Villieria on Saturday evening, 13 April 2019. The accident took place on the corner of Nico Smith Street and 32nd Avenue, according to Life Med ambulance services spokesperson Renata Erasmus. “Life Med received the call just before 22:00 on Saturday,” said Erasmus. […]