Easter Holiday Road Safety Tips

Easter is a time when many families take to the roads for a break or to visit family and friends. Often there are congested freeways and roads, drivers travelling for extended periods of time into the evenings and sometimes even towing a trailer or caravan. This all leads to higher risk with the inevitable accidents… Read more »

Matrix Road Safety Association is Launched!

MiX Telematics is proud to announce the launch of the Matrix Road Safety Association in response to the United Nations call for action on a ‘Decade of action on Road Safety’. “All South Africans have a duty to ensure that their actions on our roads do not impact negatively on the lives of others. This… Read more »

Reduce your risk of road accidents this holiday season

The Easter holiday traffic has already started hotting up with holidaymakers experiencing road congestion and road accidents since early this morning. Dave Johnston, consultant for the Matrix Road Safety Association, offers these additional tips for road users as they prepare for and embark on their holiday voyages: ·        Before a trip, start with the basics… Read more »

MiX Telematics receives ‘Best Employers’ award

The CRF Institute has certified MiX Telematics as one of  South Africa’s Best Employers for 2012/13. The Best Employers certification, awarded only to organisations that meet the highest standards in human resource management, commends MiX Telematics as an organisation driven by their values as well as one that allows employees to take charge of their… Read more »

Matrix Launches New Upgraded Internet & Logbook Site

Managing a vehicle can be quite consuming of time and energy levels. Between tracking private and business trips, and documenting and calculating fuel and maintenance costs, customers can spend hours each month making sure they stay on top of their vehicles’ admin. Matrix understands that there are many other things that customers would rather spend… Read more »

Checklist for some of the do’s and don’ts on the road

Holiday season is just around the corner and this usually entails extensive media coverage highlighting holiday road incidents. These incidents will then be used to create the ‘official’ road death statistics and ultimately compared to previous the years. Sometimes they are higher and sometimes they are lower. The scary thing is that it happens every… Read more »

Smartphone Tracking Solutions for Everyday Living

Tracking your vehicle online is not a new service offering for Matrix customers. In fact, Matrix has been offering customers Matrix Internet Tracking for some time now. We have, however, overtime realised that managing the admin around a vehicle can be very time and energy consuming for our customers. Between tracking private and business trips… Read more »

Matrix at the Maritzburg Marathon

The 2013 Maritzburg Marathon took place at 05:00AM on Sunday 24 February. The marathon has become KZN’s most popular race with athletes being able to run or walk. An increasing amount of Comrades runners choose to use this race as their qualifier and as such, the popularity of the race is growing year on year…. Read more »

The Last of the Summer Holidays

This year the April holidays greet us relatively early, in fact, almost an entire month earlier than that of 2012. Only four months into the year and the December holidays seem like a distant memory and the upcoming long weekends are ready to be welcomed with open arms. The hustle and bustle of a new… Read more »