In addition to the regulation red plastic triangle for placing behind my vehicle in the event of a flat wheel or breakdown, I slip on a reflective vest of the type used by construction workers. It makes one highly visible, and could mean the difference between life and death, especially at night.
Neels Koekemoer – Durban
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