Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

20 April 2017 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control


As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 20.04.2017

Over the past 24 hours the NationalCrisisManagementCenter of the Russian Emergencies Ministry organized work to ensure functioning of control bodies, managing their forces and facilities as part of crisis management system on all the levels of the Single State Disaster Management System.

Work was organized to put out 339 man-caused fires, respond to 184 traffic accidents and 2 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 22 explosive objects, including 1 aerial bomb, provide psychological aid on 7 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-                 Fires: in a workshop in the settlement of Redkino, Konakovo District, Tver Region; in a house in the settlement of Bakhmasikha, Barabinsk District, Novosibirsk Region; in a workshop in the settlement of Syastroy, Leningrad Region; in a parking building under construction in the city of Krasnodar;

-                 Explosion of air-gas mixture in the settlement of Chupryakovo, Odintsovo District, Moscow Region;

-                 Traffic accidents involving: a car and a minibus in the city of Makhachkala, Dagestan; a truck and a car in Saratov District, Saratov Region.

Under control:

Since 19 April – shipwreck in the Black Sea;

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires;

Spring flooding in the Russian Federation.

The information has been provided by the National Crisis Management Center of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry