MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On October 8, at the Noginsk Rescue Center of the EMERCOM of Russia, a three-day Gathering with officials who ensure the implementation of issues of radiation, chemical and biological protection of the population ended. The Deputy Minister Viktor Yatsutsenko took part in summing up the results of the Gathering.
The event was attended by the leadership of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, specialists from subordinate organizations of the Ministry, the Russian Ministry of Defense, State Corporation Rosatom and others.
The main issues of the round table discussion, in which the Deputy Minister took part, were: providing the reacting units with means of NBC protection, implementation of the state policy in the field of NBC protection, as well as the creation of promising models of equipment.
According to Deputy Minister Viktor Yatsutsenko, the rescue department positively evaluates the practice of starting an All-Russian training camp in the direction of radiation, chemical and biological protection. At the moment, the foreign policy situation in the world is becoming more and more tense and the Russian Federation is faced with a number of risks, such as bacteriological and chemical threats.
“We have many tasks ahead that need to be addressed. Next year has been declared the year of Civil Defense, preparations are to be made for the celebration of the 90th anniversary of the formation of the country’s Civil Defense, it is planned to introduce new developments, taking into account the comments and wishes of specialists and scientists, ”said Viktor Yatsutsenko.
Also, within the framework of the Collection, a training was held to eliminate a conditional emergency on the territory of the Machine-Building Plant JSC in the city of Elektrostal, with the involvement of the forces and resources of the fire and rescue units of the Moscow region, the Electrostal link of the Ministry of Emergency Situations at facilities with the turnover of hazardous chemicals.
According to the plan of the training on the territory of the warehouse building, during loading, the tank with hydrochloric acid overturned and depressurized, there was a threat of a cloud of chemically hazardous substances spreading to the city of Elektrostal.
At a conditionally dangerous facility, rescuers worked out the interaction of fire and rescue units with a complex of emergency rescue services, city life support services and plant personnel during emergency rescue operations.
In addition, points for issuing personal protective equipment, points for temporary accommodation of victims, posts for radiation and chemical control and much more were alerted and deployed.
“At these exercises, we practically tested our readiness to respond to all possible risks that are in production. All emergency teams are equipped with the most modern and advanced equipment. The enterprise is ready to resolve all issues related to responding to any possible emergency situations. Fire department personnel and plant personnel
showed high professionalism and coherence in the elimination of a conditional emergency, ”said Oleg Manuylo, Director of the Department of Civil Defense and Population Protection of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
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