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Charleanne Jandic points out that first aid can spell the difference for victims in emergency situations
The Department of Transportation floats the idea that the incident may be a case of 'sabotage'
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(UPDATED) Barely an hour after transportation officials assure commuters that the MRT3 maintenance team is 'doing all it can' to prevent service disruptions, the train suffers yet another glitch
'How many more limbs or arms should be injured for those in power to act on commuters’ safety?'
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Transportation Undersecretary Cesar Chavez says Angeline Fernando's arm has been successfully reattached to her body
A report by the MRT3 management says the female passenger felt lightheaded as she alighted at the Ayala Station, then fell onto the railway tracks
2nd UPDATE This is a safety issue so we have no choice but to stop operations the LRTA and MRT3 spokesperson says in explaining the decision
Rappler talks to Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya about the August 13 MRT3 derailing incident the train line s worst mishap to date
UPDATED The train drivers and control center personnel who allegedly failed to follow safety procedures will face administrative cases says DOTC Secretary Joseph Abaya
Meron tayong kalbaryo araw araw Pero nananahimik tayo nagtitiis
Despite two separate incidents in the MRT 3 line Malacañang says President Aquino is fully confident in Secretary Abaya s abilities
Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya is urging the public to be patient in awaiting the outcome of the investigation as a thorough check must be conducted to determine the cause of the accident
Under its proposed budget the DOTC promises to keep MRT service disruptions to under 300 in 2015
Probably there are a lot of things that should have been done years ago says the transportation chief My conscience is clear government is acting and doing the right thing
Senators call for a probe not only on the derailed train but also on the MRT 3 maintenance and the country s public and mass transport system
An MRT passenger narrates why it may take her some time to ride the train again despite safety assurances from transportation officials
An MRT train derails and slams into the Taft station injuring passengers A court orders Palparan jailed in Bulacan The Vatican asks the Philippines to help Christians persecuted in Iraq
UPDATED At least 38 MRT passengers have been admitted to 3 hospitals in Pasay City but only 34 names are available so far
Since it began operations the MRT has been hounded by interruptions and accidents caused by various forms of technical glitches
The investigation will determine if the accident was caused by technical or human error says the LRTA
2nd UPDATE A train of the Metro Rail Transit MRT is derailed at the Taft Avenue station in Pasay City
Operation of the Metro Rail Transit MRT were limited Sunday morning June 2 after one of their trains hit a homeless man