3 minute read
20 Nov 2020
Truck burnings an escalating problem, amounting to hundreds of millions lost
Truckers advocating for 100% local drivers to be employed distanced themselves from the attacks, but were totally indifferent, while insurers say these kinds of attacks are on the rise, and cost them more than R100 million this year.
Picture for illustration. A burning truck during a protest by residents of Tokyo informal settlement on Lower Boksburg road in Germiston, 15 September 2020. Picture: Neil McCartney