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Even though the Anti-Distracted Driving Act went into effect more than two years ago, with offenders facing fines of up to PHP20,000, distracted driving still remains a serious problem among drivers in the Philippines. Mobile devices are far from the only cause of distracted driving, even if it’s still a …

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In a press conference held yesterday, July 14, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced that it made revisions to the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA) after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTRFB) ordered its suspension last month. The revised version of the ADDA is set for re-implementation July this …

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Using your cellphone while driving is now illegal in the Philippines, but many Filipinos are still doing it in less conspicuous ways. And chances are, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) officers are finding it challenging to apprehend those sneaky mobile users as well. If that’s the case, then they should …

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