Transport groups call it a phaseout, not modernization.
After refining the law’s implementing rules and regulation (IRR), the Department of Transportation is ready to enforce the Anti-Distracted Driving Law in July.
Road Safety Journalism Fellow Zhander Cayabyab discusses the specific guidelines in the IRR, and gets a feel of how motorists understand the new law.
Watch his report here:
PANOORIN: Bagong IRR ng ADDA, inilabas na; alamin ang reaksyon ng ilang motorista | via @zhandercayabyab pic.twitter.com/gXh34HSm5Z
— DZMM TeleRadyo (@DZMMTeleRadyo) June 17, 2017
This story, which first aired in DZMM TeleRadyo, was produced under the Bloomberg Initiative Global Road Safety Media Fellowship implemented by the World Health Organization, Department of Transportation and VERA Files.