Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

11 September 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 11.09.2017

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 325 man-caused fires, respond to 322 traffic accidents and 2 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 177 explosive devices, provide psychological aid on 27 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-          A fire in an administration building in the town of Berdsk, Novosibirsk Region;

-          Traffic accidents: involving a car in the town of Miass, Chelyabinsk Region; involving a car and a truck in Krestsy District, Novgorod Region;

-          A disruption in gas supply in Sovetsky District, Astrakhan.

Under control:

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires.

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