Find yourself wondering, what is a dash cam. Basically all website (includes ours) giving you different way to understand what is dash cam and the result are same. Dash cams are cameras equipped to the front and sometimes rear of your vehicle, with the ability to record video continuously.
Sales of "dash-cams" in cars are soaring as owners record evidence of clashes and crashes with cyclists and other road users. Cycle helmet cameras have been popular for years, but only now are drivers getting their own gadgets as retailers stock up to meet demand and the RAC prepares to launch its own dashboard camera.
Dashboard cameras are also known as dash cams, dashcams, car cameras, car DVRs, or even accident recorders (although they do record a lot more than just accidents). They are becoming ever more popular, and there is a huge variety of devices on the market already, mostly from small or little-known manufacturers. When it comes to legality, this depends on the country and community where you live, so we cannot give any binding legal advice here.
In Philippines, there are some action been taken to encourage road user to install dash cam. There are encouragement, Congressional Bill and even petitions like the following links:-
In Year 2015
1. MMDA has plans to offer subsidized Dashboard Cameras in 2015 ( click here )
2. Bill mandating installation of 'dash cam' in PUVs pushed (House Bill 6050)
In Year 2016
1. Make dash cams mandatory in all vehicles in the Philippines (click here)
In Year 2017
1. House Bill No. 6265, or the "Dashboard Camera Act of 2017," (click here)
Most people buy a dashboard camera for security reasons. Protect our love ones and ourselves from fraud, harassment from unruly authority and road rage while on the road. When off the road, protect our car from hit and run plus might help others (click here to see how). Soon we hope Insurance Companies in Philippines will adapt or provide dash cam user will have lower insurance premium and the Philippines will do the same by giving personal income tax deduction for owning a dash cam.
Rightly so, because having a dash cam running when you get involved in an accident or suffer a hit-and-run will give you an invaluable advantage in case you ever need to prove your case in court. If a picture is worth a thousand words, video of the unbelievably stupid things you see on the road is priceless.
Refer to video below why we need a dash cam.
But dashboard cameras also have another quality that is often overlooked: They’re fun!
Think of your next weekend or holiday trip, that scenic route along the island shore or over the mountain pass, rare wildlife along the road, or that celebrity crossing the street right in front of you… The possibilities are endless!
With a dash cam, you will be able to keep reminders of those magical moments, edit them to make a holiday video, and share them with your friends and family.
So the main reasons why you want to have a dashboard camera in your car are:
Let us help you to select the dashcam that you require. Click to the Logo below, check it out and let us know which model you prefer. Contact us if you require more information and we are there to assist you.