A word from our CEO on www.sacoronavirus.co.za.

March 27, 2020

Dear Client and Fellow South Africans, The last few weeks has been unprecedented, with the advent of the most significant and life-altering human tragedy unfolding globally. The coronavirus or COVID -19 is set to change the world as we know it and we appeal to you all to resist the temptation to panic and become […]

Isolation triggers domestic violence warnings

March 17, 2020

Anti-domestic violence campaigners are concerned that the impact of the coronavirus is putting extra pressure on the sector. Self-isolation can lead to an increase in domestic violence as people are ‘stuck’ indoors with no way to vent their frustrations and fears. For many, the ‘forced’ isolation acts as a trigger for violence.  Concerns about job […]

Why sanitiser isn’t as good as soap

March 16, 2020

Many people have been bulk-buying hand sanitiser to protect themselves from becoming infected by the coronavirus, but an expert has explained why soap is a much better option. People are continuing to panic-buy and last month some New Zealand supermarkets were forced to limit hand sanitisers to “two per customer”. But University of New South […]

What to do in the event of theft

March 13, 2020

Theft is an invasion of your privacy. Assuming that no bodily harm has occurred, in which case medical treatment is a priority, it is important to take the necessary steps to protect yourself and your information as a matter of urgency. Contact the police to report the crime They will open a case number which […]

This is what you need to do if disaster strikes

March 13, 2020

Disaster can strike anywhere at any time and the only thing to do to minimize the fallout is to have a disaster plan in place. Make sure that you familiarise yourself, your co-workers and your family with the plan so that you are ready to act in the case of an emergency. The difference it […]

5 ways good hygiene can help reduce your risk of infection

March 10, 2020

The whole world is in panic mode about the spread of the Corona virus and there is conflicting information about the cause and spread of the disease. Regardless of what you choose to believe, one thing is certain – good hygiene habits do reduce your risk of infection. Whether it’s the common cold, flu or […]

The real state of the nation

March 2, 2020

Ever considered that there’s more to the state of our nation than the state of our exchange or interest rate? That perhaps the state of our cities and minds is as important, if not more so, than the current value of the rand. Cleanliness has no currency but its value is great nonetheless. The loss […]

The impact of clean restrooms on your business

February 19, 2020

Whether your company is big or small, a clean bathroom can make or break a customer experience. And that’s especially true if your company is in the hospitality or service industry. Whether it’s in a restaurant, a car dealership, the barber shop or dentist’s office, the impact of a clean restroom on a customer’s perception […]

How clean is your child’s school?

February 19, 2020

Your child spends more time at school than anywhere else except home. Schools can have a major effect on children’s health. There are a number of common health traps at schools and it is in the interests of our children for us to work with our schools to minimize the risk. With hundreds of children […]

What to do in the event of an accident

February 19, 2020

We’re heading into Easter Holidays soon and for us it is synonymous with high death tolls on our national roads. This is what you need to know in the event of a car accident. In terms of Section 61 of the National Road Traffic Act (93 of 1996), a driver is obliged to do the […]

Here’s what we now know about the Coronavirus

February 16, 2020

According to a new study published in a medical journal JANA, it was found that 41% of the first 138 patients diagnosed at one hospital in Wuhan, China, were presumed to be infected in that hospital. This is big news. In plain English, it means that nearly half of the initial infections in this hospital […]

SONA so ver…

February 13, 2020

Today is again the annual SONA so what we want to investigate is the real state of our nation. Resilience is the name of the game in South Africa so no doubt, the jokes about the SONA address will be doing the rounds before the sun rises in the morning and we take a break […]