Saturday, January 3, 2009

Malaysia Traffic Rules

* It is compulsory to fasten the seat belts when sitting in a car include back seat.
* It is not illegal to use cell phones while driving in special condition.
* As per the Malaysian Law, driving and drinking should not be mixed. Anyone found at fault, would be strictly enforced with firm penalties.
* Drivers must use their turn indicators prior to turning.
* If get involved in an accident, drivers are recommended to avoid confrontational behavior and should file report to the local police within 24 hours.
* In the morning as well as evening, traffic gets really heavy and if it rains, then situation can be really cumbersome. So, avoid commuting at rush hours.
* Be alert while walking on the road too, since motorcyclists often take wrong turns to avoid confrontation with heavy traffic.
* It is always advised to foreign travelers not to drive themselves and prefer the services of driver to enjoy your trip.
* At sobriety checkpoints, it is essential for drivers to submit alcohol breath tests. Failure of test results can cause serious penalties.


  1. hi

    i think "It's illegal to use cell phones while driving." :)

    TQ for visiting my blog. Please return for updates.

    4 Jan 2009

  2. You can use cell phone by handfree