MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
By presidential decree of December 25, 2020, the year 2021 in the Russian Federation was declared the year of Science and Technology. And today, on February 8, the Russian scientific community celebrates the Day of Russian Science, established by the decree of the President of the Russian Federation in 1999.
For EMERCOM of Russia, this holiday is close in its own way. There are two research institutes in the structure of the Ministry. There are also research departments in departmental educational institutions. The total number of scientific personnel exceeds 1200 people.
Scientific activity in the EMERCOM of Russia serves to reduce the risk of emergencies. Special attention is paid to the development and implementation of new fire and rescue technologies, as well as technical solutions and information systems in the field of emergency prevention.
In 2020, VNII GOChS, together with other interested departments, is conducting a number of developments to create new and modernize existing technical means.
Scientific activities are carried out on the basis of educational institutions of the department. At the St. Petersburg University of the State Fire Service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, the Digital Rescuer project has been created and implemented. It forms a responsible attitude of young people to fire safety rules, as well as to behavior in various emergency situations.
Departmental science is widely demanded by foreign partners. The whole world is oriented towards us in such scientific areas as fire and explosion safety of substances and materials, emergency and radiation medicine, extreme psychology.
Over the past year, the science of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia took part in the development of 7 samples of fire and rescue vehicles and equipment. Among them – the pump and hose complex “Aquarius” and the airfield fire truck SPASA, unique on a global scale.
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