Senate begins probe on safety of PH land transportation | Inquirer News

Senate begins probe on safety of PH land transportation  Inquirer News #yaaass Senate of the Philippines begins its hearing on several measures calling for stricter regulation of land-based #transportation today. Invited in the joint hearing led by the Senate committee on public services were officials of the Department of Transportation, Land Transportation Office, Land Transportation Franchising… Continue reading Senate begins probe on safety of PH land transportation | Inquirer News

Car seats are must-haves!

According to a study made by University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, “the primary impact is between the vehicle and another object, while the occupants continue to travel forward at the precrash speed. Unrestrained occupants then come to an abrupt stop against the decelerating vehicle interior or the ground outside the vehicle. Restrained occupants collide… Continue reading Car seats are must-haves!

Road Safety in the Philippines: Country Report

Road Safety in the Philippines: Country Report A Powerpoint Presentation by DOTC Assistant Secretary Dante M. Lantin during the Expert Group Meeting Seoul, Republic of Korea May 8-10, 2013 Dante M. Lantin, Assistant Secretary, Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC), National Focal Point, Decade of Action for Road Safety: 2011- 2020 Photo Source

Webinar on Drunk Driving

Sharing here the Crash Course 2 on Drunk Driving offered by Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety. This webinar is the second of a series of seven presentations bringing in member experts in their respective fields to outline the risks and what can be done to reduce them. Areas that will be addressed are: helmets, drunk driving, speeding, seat belts, child restraints, distraction and drowsy driving.

Crash Course 2: Introduction to drunk driving as a risk factor. Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), US, will talk about what drunk driving is and how to prevent it. You will learn what BAC levels mean and how they are interpreted in different countries (length 34 min).

The purpose of the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and the Global Meetings is to help coordinate the activities of NGOs and assist in the dissemination of best practices for programs, fund-raising, communications, and more.

The objective of the Alliance Academy Risk Area Crash Course is to enhance members’ knowledge, not only on what the key road safety risk factors are, but also the main messages and rationale, and to inspire members by highlighting activities that have led to change.

Webinar on Motorcycle Helmets

Sharing here the Crash Course 1 on Motorcycle Helmets offered by Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety. This webinar is the first of a series of seven presentations bringing in member experts in their respective fields to outline the risks and what can be done to reduce them. Areas that will be addressed are: helmets, drunk driving, speeding, seat belts, child restraints, distraction and drowsy driving.
Crash Course 1: Motorcycle Helmets

As an introduction to motorcycle helmets, this webinar answers the following questions:

  • Why it is important to wear a motorcycle helmet?
  • How a helmet protects your head?
  • How to design a campaign to increase helmet wearing?

AIP Foundation, Vietnam, will share their work and provide guidance on how to address motorcycle helmet wearing at a national level (length 32 min).

The purpose of the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety and the Global Meetings is to help coordinate the activities of NGOs and assist in the dissemination of best practices for programs, fund-raising, communications, and more.

The objective of the Alliance Academy Risk Area Crash Course is to enhance members’ knowledge, not only on what the key road safety risk factors are, but also the main messages and rationale, and to inspire members by highlighting activities that have led to change.