06 October 2020 – Public bus services in Sandakan suspended for two weeks

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Transportation
Level of Jurisdiction: Regional, SBH
Lead People/Agency: Sabah Commercial Vehicle Licensing Board (CVLB)

Overview: Public bus services in Sandakan have been put on hold for two weeks after several bus drivers tested positive for COVID-19.
Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/10/05/sandakan-bus-services-on-hold-for-two-weeks-from-oct-6-after-drivers-test-positive-for-covid-19

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Perception of an increased threat
Evidence/Justification: To reduce risk of infection spread from potentially infected bus drivers to passengers.