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They are involved in eliminating the consequences of road accidents, providing first aid to victims, searching for those lost in the forest and helping to extinguish fires.

Motorized rescue teams will start patrolling the capital on May 1. “Motorcycle rescue teams have been working in the city for over six years. They are involved in eliminating the consequences of road traffic accidents (RTA), providing first aid to victims, searching for those lost in the forest, helping to extinguish fires, “- said the Deputy Mayor of Moscow for housing and communal services and improvement Peter Biryukov.

In the capital, 175 motorcycle rescuers have been trained. 22 firefighting and rescue motorcycles will make a daily detour of all administrative districts. Their routes include major highways, public spaces, forest parks and recreation areas. The average length of each route is 60 kilometers.

Rescuers took about three months to prepare for the new motorcycle season. During this time, they have worked out the skills of providing first aid to victims, the skill of driving a motorcycle, the procedure for unblocking victims in an accident, the use of rescue tools and firefighting equipment.

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