Bontoc bus accident - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Bontoc bus accident

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Tired of errant buses? You can soon report them!

Feb 07, 2015 - 2:16 PM

The Para Po reporting tool which DAKILA is developing allows commuters to report errant bus firms that violate rules on overloading smoke belching reckless driving and obstruction of traffic

Sentenced driver in Bontoc bus mishap remains scot-free

Feb 06, 2015 - 4:22 PM

Mountain Province police are hunting down bus driver Edgar Mendoza Renon who was sentenced in August to two years and 4 months to 6 years in jail

SCOT -REE. The driver of this Florida bus, which fell into a ravine in Bontoc and killed at least 14 people, in February 2014, has been found guilty by a court but has not served his sentence. Rappler file photo

When public transport is an injustice

Feb 05, 2015 - 3:19 PM

A year after the Florida bus crash we are reminded of the injustice the riding public has to go through everyday as they come to work or go home to their families

Faulty brakes caused accident; Florida buses suspended

Mar 14, 2014 - 2:41 PM

UPDATED GV Florida s suspension may be lifted as long as it complies with the LTFRB s conditions

CASUALTIES. A bus carrying 45 people fell into a ravine in Bontoc, killing at least 14 people on-site. File photo by Rappler

'TaRunTADO!': Jogging to seek justice for road crash victims

Feb 28, 2014 - 5:57 PM

Friends of comedian Tado jog to the LTFRB office and the Florida bus terminal in Quezon City to call for a speedy probe into the Bontoc accident

Tado's wife shaves head to protest lax road rules

Feb 19, 2014 - 8:50 AM

Lei Jimenez says her husband Tado was killed by the same system he painstakingly tried to change

SHAVING FOR JUSTICE. A member of the artist group Dakila shaves the head of Leiz Jimenez widow of the late activist-entertainer Arvin 'Tado' Jimenez in front of the GV Florida bus station in Sampaloc, Manila Febuary 19, 2013. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

#FloridaMustPay: Petition supports bus accident victims

Feb 13, 2014 - 4:42 PM

The petition on Change org says the company s sketchy statement about payments to the victims and their is adding insult to injury

From retrieval to resting place, Tado’s friends played many roles

Feb 12, 2014 - 11:50 PM

In death he displayed the sum total of a life well lived measured in the words and actions of his friends family and fans

DAKILA. Friends, fans, and colleagues banded together to assist the fallen comedian's family in the days after his death. Screengrab from Dakila's YouTube video

Tattoo artist Christian Cabardo dies

Feb 10, 2014 - 12:06 PM

Among the victims of the deadly February 7 bus accident in the Mountain Province is tattoo artist Christian Cabardo

CHRISTIAN CABARDO. The tattoo artist has died after being airlifted to Manila following the Bontoc bus accident. Photo from Cabardo's Facebook