Saturday, 2 May 2020
COVID-19: Safety Tips for All Drivers
As the country looks to revitalise the economy after over a month under a partial shutdown, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced the reopening of the majority of businesses sector from 4th May 2020. However, every Driver are required to follow strictly on the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) rules & regulations, as well as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Taxi & E-hailing Operation Time
Operation time for Taxi & E-hailing is 5am - 12am, but do ensure Pick Up customer time only available on 6am - 11pm during the CMCO period.
Number of passenger in a car
There cannot be more than 2 passengers in the car and passengers must sit in the back seat.
Keeping your Car clean all time
Just as you should wipe down public and shared services with disinfectant, we encourage you to sanitize your car. Clean whichever parts of your car passengers come in contact with, like door handles.
On the Road
Keep the windows open, if possible. You could also consider wearing gloves as a precaution.
Avoid touching your face, keeping your hands away from your eyes, nose and mouth as much as possible. Put on your Face Mask & Sanitise your hand before and after each pick up/ drop off your passengers. Also, don’t forget to disinfect your mobile phone frequently.
Interacting with Passengers
Encourage use of Cashless Payment Methods such as Credit Cards, TNG eWallet, Maybank QRPay, etc. This way you won’t need to handle cash, a common cause of infection. Avoid all types of physical contact including the handshake.
Off the Road
If you have a cough, fever or other mild symptoms of illness, do consult Doctors and take a few days off.