Entries by Antoinette Nothling

Winter Fire Safety

Winter Fire Safety With winter on our doorstep, the Emergency Services Department would like to proactively share important safety hints when using heating appliances (such as gas and electric heaters) to keep warm during the looming cold season. The Emergency Services has observed through experience that many fires in businesses, houses, outbuildings and shacks in […]

Safety Tips For Cyclists

Cycling safety has become a major concern on the South Africa roads as there has been a significant increase in the number of fatal road crashes and accidents involving cyclists. Competitions are well organized and there is careful attention to safety details – it is however during training that cyclists must deal with the dangers […]

Safety Tips For Runners

Safety Tips For Runners Safety is the number one priority for runners and walkers. Here are some safety tips to ensure that you get the most out of your training: Safety during the run • Always stay alert and aware of what’s going on around you. The more aware you are, the less vulnerable you […]

Firearm Safety

Firearm Safety With safety from crime a very important consideration for South Africans, many have become firearm owners and are transporting firearms in their vehicles. We would like to assist in creating safety awareness about firearms, both when on and away from our roads! We would like to include some rules and recommendations that can […]

Bank Account and Email Scams

It has been brought to our attention that there is a scam in circulation that advises individuals and businesses that 24/7 Security Services’ bank details have changed. The scam seems to involve phone calls, emails and a combination of the two communication channels. These types of scams are nothing new and tend to appear every […]

Pay Day Safety Tips.

We all work hard for our money and we need to be alert when carrying cash around pay day. Exercise caution when carrying cash by following the below tips. At the ATM: Be alert and conscious of your surroundings when using the ATM. Never give your card or PIN (Personal Identification Number) to anyone, for […]