Phuket Airport Confirms Escalators are Safe

Phuket –

Phuket International Airport has checked more than 30 escalators in which they have confirmed all are safe.

Our previous stories:

A female passenger at the Don Mueang International Airport lost her lower leg after she fell down and got stuck in a moving walkway on Thursday morning

A young boy has been revealed to have recently sustained injuries after his foot was stuck in a moving walkway at the Don Mueang International Airport.

Now for the update:

The director of the Phuket International Airport Mr. Monchai Tamod and associated relevant experts checked escalators at the airport. Mr. Monchai told the Phuket Express there are in total 27 elevators and 31 escalators in the airport. All of them are checked on a monthly and yearly basis. “We are always concerned about safety in the airport. The airport has attained all of the necessary safety standards”.

Meanwhile, experts who checked the escalators and elevators told the Phuket Express that all escalators at the airport are all new types that have been upgraded in their safety, especially with the addition of safety censors. If there is something stuck, they will immediately stop.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.