Strategies for Effective Implementation of the CPAR Program - Building Up From the Gains: Lessons From the Improvements for Effective Implementation of the Community-Based Participatory Action Research Program (SEARCA-DA-BAR Policy Brief 2021)
Skills Needs Anticipation (SNA): Workplace Skills and Satisfaction (WSS) Baseline Survey of Select Employers in the Construction Industry
Strengthening Multi-employer Bargaining: Policies and Practices (Phase II)
Non-Hazardous Activities for Children: The Case of Banana and Sugarcane Supply Chains

PIDS WB 2021-0905
7th Mindanao Policy Research Forum
PIDS WB 2021-0905
Annual Public Policy Conference Webinar 4: Robust and Healthy Workforce and Closing Program
PIDS WB 2021-0904
Annual Public Policy Conference Webinar 3: Green And Inclusive Recovery
PIDS WB 2021-0903
Annual Public Policy Conference Webinar 2: Ethical Business
Publication Detail
NEDA6 CP 2019: The Engineering Aspects of Policy and Governance in Road Safety in Western Visayas, the Philippines

Road safety has long been a worldwide challenge. In fact, the World Health Organization (WHO) has noted a 1.25-million death toll in 2010 or one person losing his life every 25 seconds which prompted it to raise awareness in road safety by declaring 2010-2020 as the Decade of Action for Road Safety. With Western Visayas in focus, the study looked into three factors namely, number of fatal and injury-resulting road crashes, national primary and secondary road density, as well as review of the said laws. It aimed to determine and classify high risk cities and municipalities in Western Visayas through a tool called Locational Vulnerability Score (LVS); to identify risk factors in road traffic injuries of road crashes based on available data; and determine key infrastructure considerations in policy and governance while also accounting the standards set by the Department of Public Works and Highways.

National Economic and Development Authority-Region 6
Authors Keywords
Macalalag, Ray Adrian, C.; land use; ; City planning; Crashes; Distraction; Fatalities; Federal laws; Highway safety; Impaired drivers; Motorcycle helmets; Risk assessment; Seat belts; Secondary roads; Speed limits; road safety; road safety policies; road safety policy; road; roads;
Download PDF Number of Downloads
Published in 2019 and available in the N/A or Downloaded 4 times since August 17, 2021
Please let us know your reason for downloading this publication. May we also ask you to provide additional information that will help us serve you better? Rest assured that your answers will not be shared with any outside parties. It will take you only two minutes to complete the survey. Thank you.

To use as reference:
If others, (Please specify):
Name: (optional)
Email: (required, but will not display)
If Prefer to self-describe, please specify:
Level of Education:
If employed either part-time or full-time, name of office:
If others, (Please specify):
Would you like to receive the SERP-P UPDATES e-newsletter? Yes No
Use the space below if you have any comment about this publication or SERP-P knowledge resources in general.