Rescuers to ensure security of Russian Investment Forum in Sochi rss

13 February 12:19
Rescuers to ensure security of Russian Investment Forum in Sochi

1,102 employees of the Russian Emergency Ministry are going to ensure security of the Russian Investment Forum. An emergency operations center and a reinforced team of team of the Crisis Management Center are working at fire and rescue station No 19 that protects the Olympic Park. They have 164 units of equipment at their disposal, including a medical Mil Mi-8 helicopter.

Emergency Ministry’s employees are working in all cooperating management bodies. Patrol teams are monitoring the situation and coordinate actions of forces and facilities at the Forum’s venues, hotels where participants and guests are staying and transport infrastructure in Sochi.

The Russian Investment Forum is scheduled to open on 15 February. The event that is a traditional international platform for presenting economical potential of Russia is attended by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

Deputy Minister for Emergency Situations Sergei Kadadov is going to speak at the panel discussion “Outlooks of cooperation between the state and business in disaster risk reduction” which is going to be held as part of the Forum.

A display of the Emergency Ministry dedicated to one of main areas in strategic development of the coutry – the reform of inspecting and oversight will be deployed at the Main Mediacenter in Sochi for the first time.

Guests will be able to see materials on the activity of Emergency Ministry’s research and educational organizations in software-hardware disaster forecasting and prevention and prototypes of modern firefighting means.