They are more than metal missiles of aggravation in rush-hour traffic, they are also the only way that millions of South Africans can travel to work every day - and far too often they can end up being the death of their passengers.
Take a ride with a young urban professional who’s been using this form of transport for a few years, these tips may come in very handy sometime.
Staying sane and safe
Taxis are renowned for a driving style that can leave other motorists ‘seeing red’ – here are some practical ways to deal with road rage , and get you to your destination in one calm piece.
Hit the road - safely
To work and back
(Health24, February 2009)