Employees of the Emergency Ministry’s Chechnya Directorate have held the educational event “Emergency Ministry for safety and healthy lifestyle” at Veduchi ski resort.
The rescuers reminded of mountain safety rules and gave a master class in speed descent and first aid.
According to scenario a holiday maker fell and got injured. The rescuers had to perform a series of medical procedures, immobilize limbs and see that the injured was transported to hospital.
The SAR dog team of the Emergency Ministry’s Chechnya SAR Unit shoed how they search for people after an avalanche. It took trained dog Maximus less than a minute to find an extra under a mound of snow.
Everybody could fell as rescuers and repeat necessary actions against the clock: to get to the injured on skis and help him. Winners of the relay race got a cup and diplomas, while other participants received special booklets of the Emergency Ministry with advice on actions in any extreme situation.