Let’s make walking safer!

Walking is not only good for our health but is also good for the environment. In the Philippines, however, pedestrian safety is a concern that isn't highlighted enough. We have pedestrian lanes in Metro Manila but the proper use of it is not given attention. In the countryside, most of the roads are unpaved and … Continue reading Let’s make walking safer!

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All about child car seats

In other countries, a newborn cannot leave the hospital without securing a car seat first. In the Philippines, however, we are still lobbying for a law that requires car seats for children below 12 years old. But with or without a law, we should be able to prioritize the safety of our children. There are … Continue reading All about child car seats

Legislators call on strict implementation of road safety laws, passage of child safety in motor vehicles bill

In the Philippines, records from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed that an average of 34 persons are killed due to road crashes every day. Globally, a person dies every 25 seconds. Recognizing the need for addressing one of the top ten killers in the world, the Global Road Safety Partnership (GRSP) in collaboration with the … Continue reading Legislators call on strict implementation of road safety laws, passage of child safety in motor vehicles bill