Rehab and where to get it

There are many people with disabilities in South Africa, but the good news is that there are rehabilitation centres to help them become independent, Anlerie de Wet discovers At least 2,9-million South Africans live with disabilities, according to Statistics SA’s 2011 census. There are, however, well-established rehabilitation centres around the […]

Lowering the floor

Low-entry buses in South Africa are slowly becoming the “new normal” – and not before time. Road public transportation systems, specifically buses, formerly made use of a high-level ladder chassis, which precluded the possibility of low-entry or low-floor arrangements. This was largely based on the misconception that the road infrastructure […]