Following the boat accident, boat users have been advised to be more cautious and practise safety procedures. Boat operators or drivers and passengers are advised to wear life jackets during a boat ride or any other activity at sea. Fishermen and boat users should obey regulations and be alert of the surroundings and the weather. Fishermen are also advised to take along a companion when they go out to fish at sea and bring communications equipment such as mobile phones for emergencies.
Source: Radio Television Brunei