March 9, 2022

In the case of Coetzee N.O obo Komane v Road accident Fund, the issue in contention related to general damages

In the case of Coetzee N.O obo Komane v Road accident Fund, the issue in contention related to general damages. The RAF had rejected general damages […]
January 6, 2021

Three Judges will hear the case deemed the most important yet, dealing with the non-payment of claims by the Road Accident Fund as well as the plight of the cash-strapped entity. The full article can be read here

Three Judges will hear the case deemed the most important yet, dealing with the non-payment of claims by the Road Accident Fund as well as the […]
November 6, 2020

The merits implications of being a passenger, pedestrian or a driver in a motor vehicle accident claim

The Road Accident Fund (RAF) classifies claimants under different categories being drivers, passengers and pedestrians, this is not exhaustive but is what will be focused on […]
October 27, 2020

NAIDOO v ROAD ACCIDENT FUND

Summary In this matter the Plaintiff sued the Road Accident Fund for damages following the bodily injuries he suffered as a result of a motor vehicle […]
October 19, 2020

FEKENISI v MEC FIR HEALTH, EASTERN CAPE PROVINCE

Summary The Plaintiff, a 65 year old women sued MEC for Health in the Eastern Cape for medical negligence due to the conduct of the medical […]
May 25, 2016

1/11/2013 RAF abandons appeal and issues new directive

On the 1st of November 2013 the Road Accident Fund issued a directive which bring finality to the question of when the serious injury assement (RAF […]
May 25, 2016

Settlement secured after initial repudiation by Road Accident Fund

Mr. B who was employed as a driver, was involved in a motor vehicle accident in which he had sustained a dislocation of and fracture to […]
May 25, 2016

Commentary of the draft Road Accident Benifit scheme

THE ROAD ACCIDENT FUND BENEFIT SCHEME BILL The State published the Road Accident Fund Benefit Scheme Bill 2013 on the 08th of February 2013 for comment. […]
May 25, 2016

Regulations 2008 English

1 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT No. R. …. Date … ROAD ACCIDENT FUND ACT, 1996 ROAD ACCIDENT FUND REGULATIONS, 2008 The Minister of Transport has, under section […]