Loadshedding, and the impact it has on your safety!

Loadshedding impact on Security Risks The end of the year usually brings a sigh of relief after a year of hard work, but this December still has its obstacles to overcome, with crime trends increasing and the undesirable impact of load shedding that keeps many South African homeowners up at night. The talking point of … Read more

Safety tips in bad weather conditions

General Tips : Increase the three- second rule to 5-6 seconds to maintain a safe distance from the vehicle ahead of you. If it is raining and the roads are wet, slow down. Take your foot off the accelerator and let your speed drop gradually. Never use the brakes suddenly because this may cause the … Read more

APCAN’s green month promotion

Welcome! To celebrate this November’s “black Friday”, APCAN has changed things up, please welcome… GREEN MONTH PROMOTION! Yes, you read correctly, we are running our “Black Friday” deal during the whole month of November! What does this mean? This means that when you sign up with APCAN during the course of the November month: You … Read more

Dog Poisoning

There has been an increase in dog poisoning in the last couple of weeks and we have had countless calls from the community crying about their beloved pets whom they lost to inhumane methods such as Two-Step and other poisons that criminals use to gain access to your premises. Here are a few important tips … Read more

Moving in your new house? – Here are some safety tips

5 things to check before you move into your new home It may look like the perfect home, but there are some things you need to check before putting pen to paper.   This house is perfect…or is it? You’ve been hunting high and low for that perfect family home, and you can’t quite believe it’s … Read more

Illegal Mining in South Africa

  According to the Department of Mineral Resources, South Africa is fast losing control of illegal mining in shut-down shafts. Illegal mining has a serious impact on South Africa and the mining industry: • Cost to taxpayers • Health and safety risks. Damage to infrastructure poses a serious risk, while legal miners’ safety is threatened … Read more

DUSTBIN THEFT ON THE RISE

APCAN COMMUNITY! There has been an increase in dustbin related crimes in our footprint, here is more information to help combat these would-be criminals: Placing your dustbin out early or on the evening for the garbage removal services, means that it sits on the pavement overnight and can be used as a method of entry … Read more

World Bee Day!

World Bee Day! On one flight from the hive to collect honey, a honey bee will visit between 50 and 100 flowers. -A bee must visit about four million flowers to produce 1kg of honey. -One beehive of honey bees can produce up to 150kg of honey per year. Worker bees produce about 1/12th of … Read more

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