The head EMERCOM of Russia demanded the holidays to take under special control all places of mass rest
“Our people are very creative,” — said Vladimir Puchkov.
Moscow. April 30. INTERFAX.RU — the Head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov demanded during the may holidays to take under special control all the places of rest of Russians, to prevent major fires and the severe consequences from them.
We have a large may day celebrations, a large number of people go to cottages and camping. I’m asking to organize the work and to take control of all places of mass rest of people, to protect them from fires.Vladimir Packagea of EMERCOM of Russia
The Minister explained that the risk of fires at weekends and holidays increase. “Our people are very creative,” said he.
Puchkov recalled that the decision of the government Commission for emergency situations in all regions of Siberia introduced a state of emergency, in many municipalities there is a special fire-prevention mode. “In these days of may holidays requires attentiveness and fulfillment of all constraints that are associated with weather risks. Controls and divisions of EMERCOM, our colleagues from other institutions are ready to quickly and quickly come to the rescue,” said Beams.
He noted that during the may holidays working hard garrison fire departments, Ministry of interior, traffic police. “For the holidays, the number of anthropogenic fires due to the efforts of firefighters and the increase in the group managed to reduce in two times,” — said the Minister.
However, he added, the issue of fire safety in need of help and support to the population so that people themselves understand all the risks, dangers and threats.