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On August 7, the second day of the VI All-Russian Labor Protection Week started in Sochi. Deputy Head of the EMERCOM of Russia Andrei Gurovich in the mode of video conferencing launched a meeting with the heads of labor protection units of territorial bodies and organizations of the department.

“The most valuable thing we have is our personnel. The main task is to preserve his life and health, ”said the Deputy Minister.

In his speech, the head of the Strategic Planning and Organizational Work Department, Yuri Zhukov, said that one of the priority areas of the EMERCOM of Russia is to improve the work on the organization of labor protection. It is also important to exchange experience, as well as to compare the work on labor protection being built by territorial bodies among themselves. He also noted the importance of preventing industrial injuries, which directly depends on the quality of the investigations of accidents, as well as the identification and comprehensive analysis of the causes of accidents. Most accidents occur precisely during fire fighting and rescue operations.

As part of the event, an analysis was made of the functioning of the ore protection management system, as well as the identified shortcomings in its development. Particular attention was paid to ensuring the safety of firefighters and rescuers during their direct implementation of hostilities. The conference participants also studied the efficiency of using gas analyzers in extinguishing fires and carrying out emergency rescue operations.

The conference and panel discussion was attended by about 350 representatives of territorial bodies and organizations of the EMERCOM of Russia, responsible for labor protection, federal executive authorities, as well as all types of fire protection.

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