The Philippines, very much similar to Vietnam, has plenty of motorcycle riders.In Vietnam, they even allot more lanes for motorcycles than they do for cars.
People are enticed to use motorbikes instead of cars because it is compact; you do not need to own a big garage to store the vehicle. People are also leaning towards motorcycles because it’s cheaper than cars and very convenient to use during traffic.
However, during this time where Angkas is an emerging mode of transportation, one might wonder if it is really safer to ride motorcycles. Here are some reasons why you should think twice before riding a motorcycle.
Since motorcycles glide their way between vehicles in traffic, they are more vulnerable in getting hit by a car (even in slow-motion).