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Product Liability Claims in South Africa

If you’ve suffered losses or been injured because of a faulty or unsafe product, you may be able to claim for damages. This is because under South African common law, the businesses that provide consumers with products

Preventing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the median nerve gets pinched as it passes through what’s known as the carpal tunnel, which runs from the forearm, through the wrist, to the palm of your hand. The nerve runs

Medicinal Herbs from around the World

Each part of the world has made its own contributions to the valuable medicinal herbs we know about today. Read on for details of some of the miraculous healing herbs native to each continent, along with the

SAA Accidents and Hijackings

South African Airways, or SAA, may be South Africa’s largest airline and its national flag carrier, but throughout its lengthy history, it’s not been without its incidents and accidents. Accidents Flight SA512 In 1962, a Douglas DC-3

How to Customize your Office Space

The look and feel of your workplace contributes to the overall impression that your business makes on clients. In addition, office furniture and equipment help determine how comfortable employees are and how easily they can get their

Top South African Flavoured Waters

Flavoured waters are a popular alternative to regular soft drinks. In general, they contain less added sugar, flavour agents and harmful preservatives, making them better for our health. South Africa boasts several highly successful brands of flavoured

Best Entrepreneurial Opportunities 2014

When it comes to starting new businesses, the landscape is always changing. A highly profitable idea one year may be less profitable the next. Here we’ve done budding entrepreneurs the favour of putting together a list of

South African Broadband Internet Forecast

South Africa’s broadband internet connectivity has increased dramatically in the last few years, with Telkom’s bottom line being brought up from 384 Kbps to 512 Kbps and, as of December 2013, to 1 Mbps. There is still

How Plastic Injection Moulding Revolutionised the Manufacturing Industry

Plastic injection moulding is the world’s most commonly used method for parts production, thanks to its ability to create large volumes of the same object. How did this method of production come into being, and what did

6 Best Corporate Gifts to Give Your Employees

When it comes to corporate gifts, the days of branded ball point pens and baseball caps are over. Instead smart companies recognise gifts as a way to let employees and business partners know that they’re highly valued