Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

09 May 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 09.05.2018

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 305 man-caused fires, respond to 187 traffic accidents and 1 accident on waterways, find and defuse 483 explosive devices, including 4 aerial bombs, provide psychological aid on 15 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-                  Fires: in a sawmill in the settlement of Lendery, Muyezersky District, Karelia; in two warehouses of a woodworking enterprise in the town of Ust-Ilimsk, Irkutsk Region; in a warehouse in the town of Aramil, Sverdlovsk Region;

-                  Traffic accident involving a car and a mini-bus in the town of Sibai, Bashkortostan;

-                  Disruptions in: cold water supply in the town of Voronezh and gas supply in Dagestan.

Under control:

Spring floods in Russia;

Protection of settlements and businesses against wildfires;

Monitoring of air in the city of Moscow and Moscow Region.

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