MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On December 28, a number of regional departments of the EMERCOM of Russia held ceremonies for the transfer of fire and rescue equipment and the opening of a new fire station. The events took place in Moscow, Moscow and Sverdlovsk regions, as well as the Republic of Dagestan.
As part of the video selector, the head of the EMERCOM of Russia Evgeny Zinichev thanked the leadership of the regions for their active participation in the development of fire service units and the territorial subsystem of the RSChS in general. “Employees will be able to successfully perform any rescue tasks, and the new equipment will help to improve their work efficiency,” noted E. Zinichev.
The Public Council under the EMERCOM of Russia has organized the transfer of five specially equipped fire and rescue motorcycles for quick response to various incidents, which is especially important in conditions of heavy city traffic. For example, the time of arrival at the accident site is reduced by 3 times.
To date, a mobile group of motorcyclists is on alert duty of the Moscow garrison. The motorcycle detachment includes 22 motorcycles and 70 personnel.
In the Republic of Dagestan, for the 30th anniversary of the EMERCOM of Russia, 3 fire departments and a building of an interdistrict search and rescue service were opened, and 22 firefighters, 12 emergency rescue vehicles and one command vehicle are taking up combat duty. In the Moscow region, new equipment has also entered service – in just a year more than 50 units. Covering Sredneuralsk with a population of 24 thousand people will be provided by a new fire station, built at the expense of the regional budget.
As part of the conference call, the Minister of EMERCOM of Russia also presented state awards to the employees of the department.
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