A leading cause of traffic jams and road mishaps are drivers who deliberately disobey traffic rules. It could be as uncomplicated as tailgating another vehicle, to overtaking on single or double white lines, to beating red lights especially when there are no traffic enforcers around. If drivers knew how much they would have to pay,Continue reading “LTO Fines and Penalties for Traffic Violations Part 4: Traffic Violations for Private and Public Utility Vehicles”
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Color-coded LTO Traffic Deputies in the Metro: Agree or Disagree?
If your vehicle spews dark, toxic fumes, you should be apprehended by a Land Transportation Office (LTO) deputy wearing a green ID, while a UV Express conveying passengers in areas that are not within its designated route should be apprehended by one wearing a blue ID. And so goes the most recent project of theContinue reading “Color-coded LTO Traffic Deputies in the Metro: Agree or Disagree?”
3-Digit Number Coding Scheme for the Holidays: Agree or Disagree?
Back in October, a proposal to have students’ Christmas breaks be declared earlier than usual to help ease traffic congestion was raised. The proposal was met with criticisms because it posed a negative impact on school calendars and significant activities such as periodical examinations and graduation ceremonies. This week, a new proposal to address trafficContinue reading “3-Digit Number Coding Scheme for the Holidays: Agree or Disagree?”
How to Settle your MMDA Traffic Violations
The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) re-implemented the No Contact Traffic Apprehension Policy last April 15, 2016. This approach in monitoring traffic flow and violations in Metro Manila utilizes CCTV cameras and other gadgets to identify drivers that go against traffic rules in Metro Manila. Violators are issued summons from the MMDA through personal serviceContinue reading “How to Settle your MMDA Traffic Violations”