Traffic

SMS 'traffic' to 36636 (R1.50/SMS) Phone: 084 327 9497 WhatsApp: 084 222 9497 Tweet: #traffic @OFM9497

Be our eyes on the road – help keep your fellow road users safe in Central South Africa:

  • SMS 'traffic' and your info to 36636 (R1.50/SMS)
  • Phone the hotline - 084 327 9497
  • WhatsApp: 084 222 9497
  • Tweet #traffic @OFM9497 with your info

OFM Traffic, keeping you safe on the road.

OFM wants to encourage road users to report reckless driving through the correct channels that action may be taken. Phone 0861 400 800 or complete the form online at: www.arrivealive.co.za/report.aspx

You can now receive the latest OFM Traffic reports, even if you’re not tuned in to OFM in your vehicle!

• Simply switch on the TA, traffic announcement, or TP, traffic programming, function on your RDS compatible radio.
• This will enable you to still get the latest traffic updates in your area even when you are listening to something else like a CD.
• What you are listening to will be interrupted and your radio will automatically switch to OFM for the traffic report.
• When the traffic report is finished, your radio will switch back to what you were listening to before.
• Ask your car dealer if you’re unsure how the traffic function on your radio works.

Mon, 09 October
11:56 AM
Free State Kroonstad:   Traveling south from Kroonstad at Ventersburg on the N1, the off ramp to Hennenman/Senekal is closed due to construction. Please use the next off ramp (Ventersburg) and follow the detour sign through Ventersburg. Thanks Francois.

Thu, 05 October
05:48 PM
Free State R702 - Dewetsdorp:   R702 between Dewetsdorp and Wepener, the stop & go's have been removed and traffic is diverted to a gravel detour. Please drive slow and safe.

Tue, 03 October
05:05 PM
Northern Cape R357:   On the R357 Stop/Go controls between Kimberley and Douglas. Travel with caution.

Wed, 20 September
03:40 PM
Free State N6:   On the N6 between Bloemfontein and Rreddersburg construction is taking place with stop/go controls. Waiting time is approximately 15 min.

Mon, 04 September
03:54 PM
Free State R710:   On the R710 construction taking place between Bultfontein and Welkom with multiple Stop/Go controls in place. Please be patient and travel with caution. Delays can be expected.

Fri, 04 August
04:18 PM
North West R53:   On the R53 ROADWORKS (until April 2018) between Potchefstroom and Ventersdorp with Stop/Go controls. Please reduce your speed and travel with cation. Delays can be expected.

Tue, 04 July
05:37 PM
Free State N6:   Construction work with Stop & Go's on the N6 between Smithfield and Rouxville for the next 36 Months end date May 2020. Please drive with caution.

Thu, 08 June
03:01 PM
North West R34:   ON THE R34 BETWEEN SCHWEIZER-RENEKE AND VRYBURG ROADWORKS WITH MULTIPLE STOP/GO'S IN PLACE HAVE BEEN REPORTED. PLEASE REDUCE YOUR SPEED. TAKE CAUTION. ROADWORKS WILL TAKE PLACE FOR THE NEXT 18 MONTHS.

Wed, 07 June
02:07 PM
North West Buffelsfontein:   Road closure on the R502 just outside Buffelsfontein until September 2017

Mon, 22 May
04:04 PM
North West R505:   Op die R505 Wolmaransstad na Lichtenburg (92km) is daar padwerke. Daar is 6 Stop/Ry beheer stelsel in plek. Addisionele reis tyd ongeveer 90 minute. Dankie KBK Ingenieurs

Fri, 12 May
03:42 PM
Free State South Africa:   A new law aimed at keeping children safer on South Africa's roads came into effect on 11 May 2017. According to the new law it is now illegal to transport children on the back of bakkies. The National Public Transport Regulator's John Motsasing says anyone caught breaking this law will be punished with on-the-spot fines. For more info follow the link: https://www.ofm.co.za/article/national/243296/new-traffic-law-affecting-transport-of-schoolchildren-effective-today

Tue, 11 April
07:54 AM
Northern Cape R31 Kuruman - Daniëlskuil :   Please take note: The R31 between Kuruman and Daniëlskuil is OPEN with a temporary gravel bypass road which has been completed passed the sinkhole. Travel with caution.

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