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Wheel Well

Wheel Well

Saving lives, daily, one car seat at a time

LOCATIONShop U108, Entrance 4, Brightwater
Commons, Republic Road,
Ferndale, Randburg, Johannesburg
CONTACTTel: 073 393 7356
Tel:072 385 7121
EMAIL[email protected]
FOUNDING DATE25 January 2012
Peter Townshead
Charmaine Van Wyk
Imperial PledgeDischem FoundationMaPa Cleaning Technologies
Advanced Driving InstituteEWC ExpressSSGMJ
MitsubishiRMIDiscovery Insure
VolkswagenAVISBakwena NIN4 Toll
SpurHighveld 94.7 Breakfast XpressMaster Drive
Mix TelematicsTeen DrivingTriple Orange
PeugeotMidasCar Track
Rubix TransfersSuper GroupDekra
702 FM RadioLead SARenault
EON ConsultingBridgestoneThe Bright Water Commons
Imperial LogisticImperial Ford Airport ParkThe Motoring Calendar
Binary MeansImperial Ford Kempton ParkVelve
DotsureInformation Architects 
Total road deaths10 977,0011 437,00
Child droad deaths4 127,003 145,00
Child deaths per day11,318,62
Children as a % of deaths37,6027,50
FacebookWheel Well3 879



  • Gumtree Women in Autos Award for extraordinary contribution to the automotive industry – August 2018
  • First international funding from GlobalGiving in partnership with Ford Motor Company Fund in July 2018
  • First handout of Halo Beanies in our Glow Kids Glow child pedestrian project in April 2018
  • Proud winner of the Prince Michael International Road Safety Award 2016 – Safer Road User category
  • Over 8300 children in car seats through the Car Seats for Kids Campaign.
  • Besafe Izi UP HC for disabled children
  • Amendment 22 to the National Road Traffic Act that makes car seats compulsory for children under 3.
  • Growing from a campaign into a fully-fledged Not-for-Profit company that is making huge strides for children in Road Safety

Wheel Well is an incredibly energetic and highly capable advocate for Children’s Road Safety in South Africa. They have been touching lives for many years throughout the country, making car seats easily accessible to less fortunate families. Helping keep the number of children who die in road accidents daily, as low as possible.
Through the Car Seats for Kids Campaign they have handed out over 8000 car seats since they started in 2012. An average 100 seats a month.