Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

07 September 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 07.09.2017

Over the past 24 hours the National Crisis Management Center 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 237 man-caused fires, respond to 264 traffic accidents and 1 accident on waterways, find and defuse 68 explosive devices, including 7 aerial bombs, provide psychological aid on 66 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          Traffic accidents: involving a truck and a private minibus in Gagarin District, Smolensk Region; involving a coach and a car in Sysert District, Sverdlovsk Region; involving a truck and a car in Ocher District, Perm Territory;

-          A gas explosion in a detached house in the settlement of Novopokrovskaya, Krasnodar Territory.

Under control:

Since 6 September – response to a power outage in Rodionovo-Nesvetaiskaya District, Rostov Region

Since 3 September – a power outage in Todzhinsky District, Tuva Republic;

Since 21 August – response to a man-caused fire in the city of Rostov-on-Don;

Relief operations after cyclones in Russia;

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires.

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