The vehicles have been provided to five micro-suppliers (SweepStars) from The SweepSouth Foundation (the government-approved SweepSouth Business Sanitisation service) from SDI (Supplier Development Initiatives), funded by FNB. These five micro-suppliers (SweepStars) are responsible for transporting equipment and materials to commercial bookings.
These micro-suppliers (SweepStars) will be responsible for ensuring that their vehicles have comprehensive insurance (this forms part of the contractual agreement between themselves and SDI). Built into their pay, these SweepStars will receive a transport cost per booking - this money will assist them with any operational costs of the vehicles:
All the vehicles have been fitted with a tracking device, free of charge to the driver, for the next 2 years.