MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Fire-tactical exercises make it possible to improve and maintain the readiness of fire protection garrisons to extinguish fires at a high level.
So, in the Yaroslavl region, according to the legend of the exercises, there was a depressurization of the pipeline with hydrogen sulfide, and also as a result of the lack of wheel chocks, spontaneous movement of the railway tank with liquid sulfur, located on the siding, occurred. There was a threat of a collision with a train standing on the same track, there was a depressurization of the tank, followed by a fire with the threat of fire spreading to the main train.
Fire and rescue units were dispatched to the scene. Rescuers conducted a survey of the territory of the installation for the presence of gas contamination and the victims, who were evacuated from the danger zone, followed by first aid. Extinguishing of petrochemical products was carried out with air-mechanical foam, and the personnel also worked in special heat-reflecting suits. The simulated fire was extinguished. The leakage of hydrogen sulfide on the pipeline was prevented by applying a sealing bandage.
19 units were involved in the exercises. technicians and 76 people.
In the Bryansk region, according to the plan of the exercises, an electric appliance caught fire in the administrative building of the stadium.
Fire departments of the city were immediately dispatched to the scene. Before the rescuers arrived, the facility administration began evacuating staff and visitors, however, two people remained in the smoky area.
Firefighters conducted the alignment of forces and means to extinguish a simulated fire. At the same time, fire trucks were installed on fire hydrants, and an operational headquarters was deployed at the scene.
The link of gas and smoke defenders began to search and rescue the victims. However, the management introduced an additional input on the obstruction of the gas and smoke protection link on the second floor. A reserve link was immediately created, which went in search of colleagues and visitors to the stadium. All victims were found and rescued. The simulated fire was extinguished. 10 units were involved in the exercises. technicians and 67 people.
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