Summary of 17 December 2016


6:00 AM, Moscow time, 17.12.2016

Emergency situations over the past 24 hours

Traffic accident in Pskov Region

A traffic accident involving 2 cars, not follow by a fire, 2 kilometers to south of the settlement of Mavrino, Opochka District happened on kilometer mark 433 on M-20 “Pskov” Federal Motorway (Saint-Petersburg – Nevel) at 12:30 AM, 17 December 2016. According to the ZashchitaAll-RussianCenter for Emergency Medicine there are injured, they were hospitalized to CentralHospital in the town of Opochki.

50 people and 10 units of equipment, including 34 people and 4 units of equipment provided by the Emergencies Ministry and 4 units of equipment dealt with the accident.

Emergency situations under control

Response to traffic accident in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area

As of 6 AM, 17 December 2016, 10 people, including 9 children remain in hospitals in the cities of Khanty-Mansiysk and Moscow.

The injured are getting all necessary medical aid and no medical evacuation is required at the moment.

Latest data

Response to man-caused fires

Fire and rescue divisions have put out 421 fires. 145 people have been affected, 98 of them have been saved.

Supervision bodies of the Emergencies Ministry Directorates for constituent territories of the Russian Federation are taking preventive measures to reduce the number of man-caused fires.

Accidents on waterways

Rescue units have been dispatched to respond to 2 accidents on waterways.

2 people have been affected, one of them has been saved.

Traffic accident response

Fire and rescue teams have been deployed 327 times to respond totraffic accidents.

377 people have been injured in road traffic accidents, 164 of them have been saved.

Situation at the facilities controlled by Paramilitary Mine Rescue Divisions

There have been no accidents at the facilities controlled by Paramilitary Mine Rescue Divisions.

Paramedics of Paramilitary Mine Rescue Divisions have been dispatched to the facilities once.

Emergency psychological aid

Specialists of the Emergency Ministry psychological service have been involved in rendering emergency psychological aid to people affected by emergencies 4 times. Psychological aid has been provided on 10 occasions.