MASAAM Members attended the symposium at MIROS, Kajang as below:

Date/Day:  18th September 2019/Wednesday

Time:          9.00 am – 2.00 pm

Venue:       MIROS, Kajang

Agenda:

Presentation 1 – Motorcycling Trend in Malaysia by MIROS

Presentation 2 – Motorcycle Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) Research Findings by MIROS

Presentation 3 – Low Capacity Motorcycle Brake Application Techniques and Tips – Road Safety Activist

Presentation 4 – Low Capacity Motorcycle Brake, Performance and Brake Usage by Federation of Asian Motorcycle Industries (FAMI)

Presentation 5 – Motorcycle Brake Rules and Regulations by Road Transport Department Malaysia

Summary:

• Motorcycle volume growing

• Motorcycling becomes culture now – especially in traffic

• Safety record hardly shows improvement

• Strict policy takes time and political will

• Behavioral intervention very challenging

• Vehicle improvement seems practical (e.g. better braking performance)