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December 4 the meeting of the Board EMERCOM of Russia under the chairmanship of the head of Department Eugene Senicheva.

Participation of his deputies, heads of structural subdivisions of the Central apparatus of the Ministry and heads of tarachanov and institutions of EMERCOM of Russia in the mode of video conferencing.

The situation with fires and their consequences in the Russian Federation for the current year, reported Deputy Minister – chief state inspector of the Russian Federation for fire inspection Igor Kobzev. In particular, it was noted that measures to improve the security of public and property protection from fires consistently implements turanganui of EMERCOM of Russia in the framework of its Supervisory activities, programmes for the prevention of violations of mandatory requirements in the field of fire safety, plans for the garrison events.

The number of fires per thousand people, Russia is below the level of European countries and the USA. This is evidenced by the centre of fire statistics of the International Association of fire rescue services. However, 100 thousand fires in Russia is more than in European countries. However, in 2014 this indicator has a positive trend. In particular, for 10 months of the current year on the territory of our country was 2% less fires compared to the same period last year. With more than 80% of the total number of fires in the country occurred in open areas (burned dry grass, reeds, debris, etc.) in residential buildings and temporary stay of people and also in the court buildings.

During the meeting of the departmental Board I. Kobzev noted the positive experience of major departments of EMERCOM of Russia in Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Sevastopol, Belgorod, Moscow and Rostov regions, republics Adygea, Dagestan, Ingushetia, Kalmykia, the Crimea, and North Ossetia – Alania, Kabardino-Balkarian and Chechen republics, the Stavropol territory.

Since the beginning of year on fires killed nearly 6.7 thousand people, including more than 300 minors, injured more than 7.6 thousand people. With more than 90 % of the tragedies happened in housing.

In addition, in the first quarter of 2020, measures of fire-prevention protection of objects will be discussed in the regions in the framework of the joint boards of tarachanov the Ministry and the management bodies of education, health and social protection.

The next meeting of the Board EMERCOM of Russia will take place in February 2020. It will be summed up for the current year and set objectives for the coming one.

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