Of Navigation Apps and Dashcams : A Quick Guide to the Anti-distracted Driving Law

The announcement that the Anti-distracted Driving Act will finally be enforced this week (today actually!) was met with a lot of questions from drivers, especially those that use navigation apps and other gadgets such as dash cameras.  If you read our previous article on this topic or have seen the news articles in the internet,Continue reading “Of Navigation Apps and Dashcams : A Quick Guide to the Anti-distracted Driving Law”

Anti-Distracted Driving Act in the Philippines: Ready, Set, Go!

In August of last year, we featured the details of the Anti-Distracted Driving Act and got various reactions from our readers.  Less than a year later, it will finally be enforced in all areas in the Philippines! On Thursday, May 18, 2017, private and public utility drivers will no longer be allowed to use mobileContinue reading “Anti-Distracted Driving Act in the Philippines: Ready, Set, Go!”

Alam Mo Na Ba Ito? Ang Walong Bagong Batas Sa Pilipinas

Mula nang magsimula ang panunungkulan ng bagong Presidente, mahigit tatlumpung (30) panukalang batas na ang naipatupad bilang mga bagong batas sa ating bansa. Sa ilalim ng ating konstitusyon, ang panukalang batas na lumagpas ng 30 araw na hindi napirmahan o tinanggihan ng presidente ay magla-“lapse” na bilang batas na ipatutupad para sa lahat. Narito angContinue reading “Alam Mo Na Ba Ito? Ang Walong Bagong Batas Sa Pilipinas”

What We Need To Know About the Anti-Distracted Driving Act

It is now illegal to use your mobile phone while driving or temporarily stopped at a red light.  Mobile phone use include texting, calling, surfing the net, and all other such activities done on a phone or any electronic gadget that take the driver’s attention away from the road. The law also clearly states howContinue reading “What We Need To Know About the Anti-Distracted Driving Act”