Rappler's latest stories on road safety
On World Bicycle Day, the Pasig mayor says it is the right time to push for reforms in Metro Manila’s transport system
Taxi driver Kuya Bernard shares his own initiative on road safety
A boy was among the killed, according to police
If created by law, the proposed National Transportation Safety Board would be the primary agency focusing on transport-related investigations
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
Manila, meanwhile, is the most flood-prone city
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
No. 8 plate on the road? Is it really necessary?
The buses were each carrying about 50 passengers at the time of the crash. One of the buses caught fire, leaving people burned beyond recognition.
Children in Metro Manila may now learn about road safety, waste management, and public safety in a fun manner with Sesame Street characters
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?
'These deaths are an unacceptable price to pay for mobility,' says WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
Urban and transport planners weigh in on solutions for a metropolis suffering from overdevelopment
The financial assistance will cover medical and burial expenses, plus P180,000 cash
Senator Grace Poe says her father-in-law Teodoro Llamanzares 'has a few fractured ribs and bruises.' No one else is hurt in the incident.
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.
Grab drivers will no longer just get you to your destination. The company's plan is for them to become emergency first responders and aid in busting crime, too.
Under Senate Bill 1971, children aged 12 and below cannot be left unattended inside a vehicle
'Passengers' safety is paramount and the driver cannot risk it by allowing a monkey on the steering,' the government's road transport corporation says
Why are sidewalks an afterthought in the construction of the metro's road network?
3M’s #DriveForRoadSafety advocates for traffic safety and mobility to change and save lives
(3rd UPDATE) The 14 people who died in the incident are all senior citizens returning home after getting their monthly stipend from the DSWD's Social Pension Program
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
Lolito Gaoat, 51, security supervisor of a shipping company, dies in a mishap along the national road in San Narciso, Zambales
(UPDATED) The protests have been ongoing for a week, as students vow they 'won't leave the roads until demands are met'
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!
Police say a utility van carrying company workers was overspeeding and overshot a curve, hitting a truck which was coming from the opposite direction
The #SaferRoadsPH microsite visualizes information on road crash incidents in the Philippines and compiles Rappler stories on the issue