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What is the D.R.I.V.E.R. Web Platform?

Starting in 2013, with support from the World Bank, the Department of Transportation (“DOTr”) began piloting an open-source, web-based platform – which, among other tasks, supported the creation of a digital, geo-spatially referenced and real-time database of road crashes.

Video Interview: World Bank’s Holly Krambeck on Road Safety

This is the video interview of The World Bank‘s Ms. Holly Krambeck about road safety in the Philippines.

Why the Increased Concern on Road Safety?

According to the Department of Transportation (DOTr), road traffic injuries pose a major public health problem and a leading cause of death, injury and disability globally.