Tuesday, 6 October, 2009 – Mr. Winai Chidchew, a Karon leader community , has cooperated with 1000 eyes of the pineapple in the security and safety campaign for helping drowning travelers.
He said “We worry about the windy will bring more deaths. Even though, there are red flags on the beach, many travelers ignore the warning sign. It is serious problem when someone is struggled under waves.”
Yesterday, there were eight people had to be helped from swimming at Kata and five more from Karon.
He also needs equipment for multiple simultaneous rescues like jet-ski and surf boards from PPAO.
The related offices should take responsibilities to give knowledge to tourists; the important of warning signs and red flags.