By Jaymee T. Gamil
If you thought the driver with 99 traffic violations was bad, read this. At Friday’s launch of a Bus Management and Dispatch System (BMDS) at a new bus terminal in Malabon City, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority found a bus driver with 128 traffic violations and a string of unpaid fines totaling P29,000.
By Jaymee T. Gamil
If you thought the driver with 99 traffic violations was bad, read this: At Friday’s launch of a Bus Management and Dispatch System at a new bus terminal in Malabon City, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority found a bus driver with 128 traffic violations. And the man had a string of unpaid fines totaling P29,000.
By Niña Calleja
The 21-year-old sister of the slain actor Ramgen Bautista (also known as Ram Revilla in show business) figured in a road accident in Las Piñas on Sunday, injuring five people.
By Nathaniel R. Melican
Nearly 17 years later, the dream is finally a reality. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and 17 local government units (LGUs) in Metro Manila on Thursday launched a single ticketing system for traffic violations. Their next move: To come up with uniform rates for traffic fines and penalties. “Transport groups have been asking for [...]
More than 280,000 citation tickets for various traffic violations were issued by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority from July 27, 2010, to April 15 last year, according to its recent accomplishment report.—Schatzi Quodala, Inquirer Research
The overpopulation of passenger jeepneys in the streets of Metro Cebu has caused more traffic violations because of strict competition for passengers.
By Leila B. Salaverria
Traffic enforcers who go after erring motorists and untangle messy traffic jams are not entitle to a cut from the fines paid for the tickets they issue, according to the Commission on Audit.
By Chito O. Aragon
Joavan Fernandez, the adopted son of Talisay City Mayor Socrates Fernandez, was again apprehended by police in Cebu City then released two hours later after paying a traffic fine of P2,000. He was first stopped on the road on board his Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) after police responded to a report about an alleged gun-poking [...]