Maritime safety includes area of safety of navigation, seafarers, oil spill response and vessel traffic system. These elements are essential to ensure Malaysian waters are safe, secure and to preserve the marine environment.
Traffic Separation Scheme
The Traffic Separation Scheme (TSS) is an initiative to facilitate marine traffic in the Straits of Malacca. The purpose of this system is to reduce the risk of close quarter situation between ships. Through this system, ships are separated by the navigation routes determined by the Marine Department of Malaysia.
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