Skyway: a dangerous highway?

Three public buses and one shuttle bus have fallen off the Metro Manila Skyway since 2011. It’s high time we determined, once and for all, why the elevated highway is so deadly.

This story was produced under the Bloomberg Initiative Global Road Safety Media Fellowship implemented by the World Health Organization, Department of Transportation and VERA Files.


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