Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

12 May 08:00

Under Russian Emergencies Ministry's control

NATIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CENTER

As of 06:00 AM, Moscow time, 12.05.2018

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 332 man-caused fires, respond to 220 traffic accidents and 2 accidents on waterways, find and defuse 1,370 explosive devices, provide psychological aid on 8 occasions.

Measures were taken to mitigate:

-                  Fires: in a country house and in garages in the town of Mytishchi, Moscow Region; on a balcony of a therapeutics department of a hospital in the town of Syktyvkar;

-                  Disruptions in: power supply in Vsevolozhsk District, Leningrad Region; cold water supply and heat supply in the town of Perm; cold water supply in the town of Krasnokamsk, Perm Territory and the town of Voronezh.

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