Hein Jonker

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

Rider Killed in Woodmead, GP

Emer-G-Med responded to the M1 south on the Woodmead drive on-ramp for a motorcycle crash. On arrival, they found that the patient had sustained critical life-threatening injuries and needed advanced life support. The rider, female in her 30s, was stabilized on-scene and rapidly transported to a nearby facility for further […]

Rider Injured in Pietermaritzburg,ZN

An adult male, approximately 30 years old working for Mr. Delivery, was knocked down by an LDV while going through the intersection at Boshoff Street and Greyling Street in Pietermaritzburg. The crash occurred on Sunday 24 March 2019, around 15:45. The rider sustained minor injuries and was transported to a […]

Rider Injured in Fourways, GP

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to William Nicol C/O Monte Casino Boulevard for an accident. On arrival, they found that there was a bike and a car involved. The rider (Male in his 30s) was assessed and treated the patient, who had sustained serious fractures. A02 transported the patient to a […]

Rider Killed in Johannesburg, GP

A 38-year-old man was killed this morning when his motorbike crashed into the ARMCO barrier at the Redding interchange in Johannesburg. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 08h15 to find the motorbike wedged underneath the barrier. The body of the biker was found lying some distance away in the […]

Foreign Riders in South Africa

Question 1: Hello, I am a foreign visitor from outside of South Africa and I was wondering if my valid US driver’s license allows me to drive a motorcycle or scooter while I am visiting South Africa? Answer 1: First let me say this: The foreign license you want to […]

Riders Injured near Bergville, ZN

A rider and his passenger suffered moderate injuries following a collision on the R74 between Harrismith and Bergville, KZN. Emer-G-Med responded to the crash, 20 km before Bergville on the R74. It is believed that the rider lost control of the motorcycle and went off the road to prevent a […]