The commitment that was displayed through the work of traffic officers to deal with
reckless driving should be commended because it will go a long way towards changing
bad driver behaviour.
This according to Mpumalanga Community Safety, Security and Liaison MEC Vusi Shongwe
after the increase in the number of motorists arrested in the province during the
last transport month (October 2015).
From 01-31 October 2015, the traffic officers arrested 290 motorists for a variety
of offences that include overloading, producing of false documentation, speeding
excessively and overtaking on barrier lines.