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The North Luzon Expressway (NLE) versus the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX)

The daily news contains an item about a road accident. Either road mishaps are happening at an alarming rate or media outlets are more aggressive in reporting road mishaps. Just today, a bus fell off the Skyway, which sits on top of the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX). This is  not the first. And it certainly won’t be the last. Continue reading

Discuss the Bus Drivers and Conductors Compensation Act (HB 3370)

In response to the increasing incidents of road accidents involving buses, House Bill No. 3370 was filed in Congress. It provides, among others, for a maximum 8 hours of work and a compulsory monthly salary for bus drivers and conductors. This is in lieu of the existing commission basis. Continue reading