Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

24 September 2017 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control


As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 24.09.2017

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 375 man-caused fires, respond to 331 traffic accidents and 4 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 140 explosive devices, including 1 aerial bomb, provide psychological aid on 25 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-                   A fire on a roof of a store in the city of Krasnodar;

-                   Traffic accidents involving: a car in Arkhangelsk Urban Area in Arkhangelsk Region; a bus and a car in Dzerzhinsky District, Kaluga Region;

-                   Smoking in a utility room of a regional clinical psychoneurologic dispensary in Kalininsky District, Tver Region;

-                   Disruption in cold water supply in the town of Ivanovo.

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