How Safe are Singapore's Beaches?

19 May 2017

Associate Professor Adam Switzer talks about the dangers of hidden currents below the surface of the waters (Source: MediaCorp)

Talking Point, a current affairs TV programme, takes a closer look at the dangers of Singapore’s coastal conditions after the tragic drowning of a 12-year-old boy at East Coast Park.

Speaking to Associate Professor Adam Switzer, a Principal Investigator at the Earth Observatory of Singapore, the programme delved into how safe it really is to swim at our beaches, as well as where the most hazardous waters for swimmers are.

Aired on 18 May 2017 at 9.30pm on MediaCorp’s Channel 5, the episode can be viewed here.

 

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Southeast Asia > Singapore

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