Along the beachside in monsoon season of every year, we often hear news of tourists drowning in the beaches around Phuket. Most drowning cases, resulted from not heeding the beach patrol officer’s warning. The red flag is up during rough conditions such as strong surf or currents are present. All swimmers are discourage from entering the water. This safety campaign is for everyone whether you’re Thai or tourist. Everyone must observe and acknowledge the importance of what this red fabric symbolizes.
will never feel accustomed to a loss of life. For your safety and the safety of your loved ones, be observant and alert once the red flag is up before swimming or entering the water, please be extra careful.