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Anyone who wants to know the speed limits in their city or municipality can now head over to www.dahandahansadaan.ph. ImagineLaw, a public interest law organization advocating for road safety, announced today the launch of its new website ‘Dahan-Dahan Sa Daan,’ a database of all speed limit ordinances in the Philippines. …

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Which traffic violation has the most number of reported incidents last year? According to the Department of Transportation (DOTr), of the the 11,000 vehicular collisions reported last year, 80 percent of the accidents are attributed to ‘overspeeding’ or driving over the speed limit. It’s for this reason that the DOTr, …

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The government and a public interest law group moved to address road crashes as they signed a joint memorandum circular enforcing a nationwide speed limit yesterday, Thursday, July 25. The Department of Transportation (DOTr), the Land Transportation Office (LTO) and ImagineLaw signed Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 2018-001 in Quezon …

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MMDA Illegal Parking

The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) warns drivers or motorists who insist on violating the 60 kilometer-per-hour speed limit along the EDSA highway and other major roads in Metro Manila will be slapped with a PHP1,000 fine for every offense they make. MMDA has set the speed limit in its …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) recently confirmed its plans to uphold a 60-kph speed limit on all roads in Metro Manila. MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia reasons that implementing the proposed speed limit Metro-wide will lessen vehicular accidents, especially during the wee hours of the morning and during off-peak …

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Volvo S60

If you’re looking to buy a Volvo car soon, we’ll give you one good reason why you should do it now, or at the very least, this year in 2019.  That’s because as part of the company’s Vision 2020 program, “which aims for no one to be killed or seriously …

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There are three driving segments in every road trip. The first segment is the part where you escape from the busy metropolis. The second would be the highway drive where you must cruise the long open road. The last segment before you reach your destination would be traversing provincial roads. …

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The Department of Transportation (DOT), together with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), has launched Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) 2018-001 which will provide guidelines “on speed limit setting and…create coordination mechanisms for the setting of speed limits on national …

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Speed Limiter

In July 2016, Republic Act 10916 or the ‘Road Speed Limiter Act’ lapsed into law, thereby mandating all public utility vehicles (except taxicabs and jeepneys), closed vans, cargo vehicles, tanker trucks, and shuttle services to have a system that will limit the speed of the vehicles “to secure the safety …

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