Republic Act 10913 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Republic Act 10913


Anti-Distracted Driving Act to take effect again starting July 6

Jun 21, 2017 - 1:10 PM

The revised rules of the law have been published says the Department of Transportation paving the way for implementation

TRAFFIC EASED. The DOTr also sees traffic congestions mitigated since accidents will be prevented by the law. File photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

FAST FACTS: How other countries impose rules vs distracted driving

Jun 14, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Banning texting while driving or even just holding a phone? See how other countries impose rules to deter distracted drivers from going behind the wheel

DISTRACTED DRIVING. Countries around the world have their own rules to deter drivers from texting, calling, or using their phones while behind the wheel. Rappler photo

DOTr reviewing implementing rules of Anti-Distracted Driving Act

May 30, 2017 - 7:10 PM

This comes a week after the law was suspended due to confusion over its guidelines

REVIEW. The DOTr and other stakeholders review the implementing rules and regulations of the Anti-Distracted Driving Act. Photo from DOTr

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May 22, 2017 - 10:53 PM

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What is 'line of sight' under the Anti-Distracted Driving Act?

May 22, 2017 - 8:05 PM

No you can t mount your phone above the dashboard

Senators want Anti-Distracted Driving Act on hold

May 22, 2017 - 4:05 PM

They have made matters complicated when it is basically just about banning the use of cellphones while driving says Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito referring to the implementing rules

NO DISTRACTIONS. Distracted driving is finally prohibited under Republic Act No. 10913 starting May 18.