QC approves new speed limits

(Photo from Rappler) The Quezon City Road Safety Code is now awaiting the signature of Mayor Herbert Bautista after the Quezon City Council approved it on its 3rd reading. In Quezon City alone, 33,717 road crashes happened in 2016 and resulted in 116 fatalities and 4,755 injuries according to an article by Rappler. Roads Cars … Continue reading QC approves new speed limits

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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

Importance of proper forward-facing child restraint installation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKwnh1jUHmU  Video Source Simulated crash tests show the importance of proper child restraint installation. Most parents don't realize they need to use the top tethers for forward-facing child restraints. Attaching the top tether keeps the restraint from pitching too far forward in a crash putting children at risk of head or neck injuries. Tethers are … Continue reading Importance of proper forward-facing child restraint installation