2 weeks DOTr to implement ‘one-seat apart’ rule in PUVs MB
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Wednesday said that it will implement the “one-seat apart” rule in all modes of public transportation after the government approved the new policy that will increase passenger capacity as part of efforts to reopen the economy amid the pandemic. (JANSEN ROMERO / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) In a statement, Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade directed DOTr attached agencies to immediately adopt the new rule to increase the present capacity in public utility vehicles (PUVs) provided that safety measures are in place. According to Tugade, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is ... more