Rappler's latest stories on Road Safety Awareness
How could the public, with all the outrage and frustration and venting online, translate words into action?
Watch road safety advocate Vince Lazatin and 3M Philippines' John Vallinan transform a dark street into one with proper visibility with retro-reflective material used for signs and road markings
The first batch of riders will be trained on Sunday, August 18
Road workers, such as traffic enforcers and street sweepers, face not only the hazards of getting run over by reckless motorists, but also long-term blood poisoning and hearing loss
We've been taking action against air and water pollution, but noise pollution has serious – and irreversible – consequences, too
Will our traffic woes become a priority for the incoming members of the 18th Congress?
Tea Time with Vince and Frank: Will the motorcycle double plate law help solve riding-in-tandem crimes?
Or is there a better solution?
Motorcycle crashes can be avoided if only visibility measures were strictly adhered to
In this episode, we learn how road signs ought to be made – proper fonts, standard colors, material reflectivity
Right of Way's Vince Lazatin and VISOR's Frank Schuengel talk about notorious ticket traps in Metro Manila
Have you encountered the same problem while driving along the bus lanes?
The barrier disrupts the normal flow of traffic along Quezon Avenue
Are you up for the Kamuning footbridge challenge?
Is it safe to cross two bus lanes in a short distance in order to make a right turn?
Urban and transport planners weigh in on solutions for a metropolis suffering from overdevelopment
With the prevalence of ads masquerading as road signs, Metro Manila's shopping malls have become key landmarks in a metropolis that has no defined center
Ever heard of the broken window theory? That probably explains the chaos in Metro Manila's streets.
Under Senate Bill 1971, children aged 12 and below cannot be left unattended inside a vehicle
Why are sidewalks an afterthought in the construction of the metro's road network?
Road safety advocate Vince Lazatin and Muntinlupa City Representative Ruffy Biazon talk about the sorry state of transportation as they commute from Quezon City to Makati
Urban development expert Robie Sy takes a detailed look at the proposed bus rapid transit system in Metro Manila
An organized, systematic, round-the-clock bus system helped solve the traffic woes in cities like Bogota. Can it also solve Manila's problems?
Is cycling a viable form of transportation for daily commute?
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority fixes at least 6 problematic road signs and pavement markings along Katipunan Avenue
Catcalled or pushed around while commuting? A longtime female commuter talks about how to toughen up!
The #SaferRoadsPH microsite visualizes information on road crash incidents in the Philippines and compiles Rappler stories on the issue
Road safety advocate Vince Lazatin and motovlogger GakiMoto talk about the challenges – and joys – of riding a motorcycle in Metro Manila
Just how complicated is the Sucat Interchange in Parañaque? This animation dissects – and visualizes – the complexity of this road network.
Apparently, it's not just the Sucat interchange that's getting much flak in the South
Sucat, the bane of the motorists and commuters of the South. How to deal with this chokepoint?
Two road safety advocates have a conversation on enforcement, as well as proposed solutions for Metro Manila's traffic woes.
With traffic enforcers deployed right by traffic lights and intersections, they put their lives on the line
Living in Metro Manila, transport woes and all, can feel like a daily penance
Vince takes the MRT during rush hour – and lives to tell the tale
'You can easily learn knowledge and skills but you cannot build a proper attitude overnight that's why we need to start in the elementary level,' says LTO Region V Director Noreen San Luis-Lutey
At current market rates, the average price of a brand new child car seat in the country costs P10,040.68 while a second-hand one costs P4,250
A road safety advocate attempts to drive from BGC to Quezon City during one of the Christmas season's busiest days.
The growing prominence of ride-sharing apps like Angkas has mainstreamed the operation of habal-habals in cities. But are habal-habals safe?
Watch the interview with Transportation Assistant Secretary Arnulfo Fabillar on Thursday, December 7, at 7 pm
The police initially arrest the truck driver, but do not detain him for now – because the teenager's family has not filed any charges
The driver of the Nissan Patrol – identified to be 39-year-old Niño San Gabriel – tests positive for alcohol and is found possessing two firearms inside his vehicle
(UPDATED) Various events are organized around the Philippines for the World Day of Remembrance
The road crash in Capas town last October 24 – where 5 died and 8 were injured – is just one of the more than 1,000 recorded crash incidents in the province
It's been a struggle for the family since Joaquin Nonan earns only a minimum wage, while his wife earns only P5,000 a month