Do not stop if the convoy is attacked!
yin dan mya taayk Khaayk Khan ya yin ma yah neh!
No littering or dumping trash on military camps or staging areas.
sit tah sa Khan tho ma hot tah mah tar deh aree ya mya hma a maayt tho ma hot a maayt pon mya ma pyit ya
Go around any broken down truck in the convoy.
yin dan teh hmar kon tin yin a pyit shee lar
No flashing beacons.
an da yeh a chek pya mee ma shee ba
Fuel vehicle every time vehicle stops.
maw taw yin yah taayn lawn sar see phyey ba
Food is provided at some military camps when available.
ta cho sit tah sa Khan hmar a sa shee yin pay meh
Bring plenty of food and water with you.
min neh a to a sa neh yey mya yo lar ba
If you have to stop for any reason and the convoy continues, wait for help from the military.
yin dan ga sek pyee thwar ney sin a jawn ta Kho jawk yah chin yin, sit tah hma a ko a nyee go sawk ba
They will escort you back into position.
tho do yeh a sawk a jah neh min ney yar go pyan po pay layt meh
No fighting or arguing with any other driver over position in convoy.
yin dan ga mawn tha mar a chin chin nyin Khon taayk Khaayk hmo ma lot ya
Drive in a single file.
lan jawn ta Kho teh hma mawn ba
Drive a minimum of 3 kms before stopping.
ma yah mee a neh son thon kee lo meeter lawk mawn ba
Be prepared to stop and assist broken down trucks. (Note: This is an instruction for bobtail drivers.)
kon tin kar mya pyek ney yin yah pyee ko nyee pho a sin thint lot ba (mah chit: phyah chaw kar mawn tho a twek nyoon char chek)
Report any problems with other drivers to the convoy commander.
ta char yin mawn tho mya neh pyah tha na shee yin yin dan yeh oo see chot go tha din po ba
No drug or alcohol use while driving.
yin mawn ney sin a yek tho ma hot mo yit sey waa ma thon ya
Know how to change tires and have proper tools.
kar bayn leh tah pho neh kar bayn leh deh ka ree ya mya shee lar
Loads, straps, chains, and tires are the drivers' responsibility.
kon tin kon cha, tot po, chee nawn neh kar bayn mya ha yin mawn tho dwey yeh taa won ba
Check every time the convoy stops.
yin dan yah taayn sit sey ba
Following distance is 100m on open highway.
a way pyey lan paw hma meeter ta yar lawk Khwaa taa ya meh
Following distance is 50m in towns.
myo dwin lan hma meeter naa seh lawk Khwaa taa ya meh
When stopped on the road, keep enough space between vehicles to drive around if required.
lan paw hma kar yah yin ta char kar mya thwar naayn pho a twek lon lawk teh ney yar a jeh pay taa ba
If you lose sight of the convoy, slow down and wait for a military truck to pass you, and follow it.
a keh ywey yin dan pyawk thwar yin, a shayn shaw byee sit tah kon tin yin go pay jaw byee, nawk ka laayt thwar ba
lek nek mya ma shee bo
No cell phone use.
seh phon a thon ma pyoo ya
Do not throw food or water to the locals.
dee dey tha mya hma a sar tho ma hot yey ma pyit ba neh