Rescuers are conducting raids in institutions that care for the elderly
A fire in an illegal private home for the elderly in Kharkiv that claimed the lives of 16 elderly people shook the whole of Ukraine. The tragedy showed the terrible consequences of non-compliance with fire regulations. To prevent a repeat of the disaster, rescuers carry out raids on institutions that care for the elderly, where they check whether the fire safety standards in the premises, as well as remind staff and wards of fire and man-made safety rules that must be followed.
Rescuers warn Ukrainians about winter dangers!
No bad weather or warning of the Rescue Service does not stop citizens from seeking a "thrill". And it is not only about appeals of rescuers to take care of fire safety in the home, in view of the growing number of fires in the residential sector of the country, but also about the warnings not to go to the mountains and water bodies.
On the Christmas Eve rescuers inspect churches and temples for fire safety
Rescuers are stepping up preventive work in religious buildings, communicating with the abbots of churches and temples, as well as the faithful people to prevent as many dangerous events inherent in the winter. Traditionally, during the Christmas celebrations, the risk factors increase. This is what the specialists of the Rescue Service told during the preventive tests.
During the week, firefighters carried out preventive work among the younger generation
Taking care of children's safety, teaching them to behave properly in extreme situations is an urgent task for all adults, because children are the future of the nation. It is very unfortunate that the irresponsibility and inadequate attention of parents to teaching their children the rules of safe living lead to very tragic consequences.
The SES Rescuers summed up the results of 2020
2020 was a dificult year for the whole world. Ukrainian rescuers also had many challenges, events and victories. During these difficult and truly unforgettable 12 months, units of the State Emergency Service eliminated more than 100,000 fires, prevented the destruction of more than 28,000 buildings, destroyed more than 73,000 explosive devices, and most importantly, saved more than 1,500 lives.
The SES presented a thematic calendar for 2021
The calendar for the new 2021 was presented by the State Emergency Service of Ukraine. The main theme of the calendar was "CHALLENGE" - the first Ukrainian series about rescuers of the SES, which was released this year.
Rescuers' advices installing a New Year tree
New Years trees are already on sale – it is the main attribute of such an expected winter holiday. Someone has even started decorating the green beauty, so it is very important for rescuers to remind Ukrainians about the rules of safe installation of the New Year tree.
Rescuers received 80 special rescue vehicles under the Road Safety Improvement Program in Ukraine (VIDEO)
On October 27, with the participation of the Head of the State Emergency Service Mykola Chechotkin, the Minister of Infrastructure Vladyslav Krykliy and the head of Ukrinfraproject Kyryl Khomyakov, 80 units of special emergency rescue vehicles SARM-L worth UAH 279.8 million were handed over The cars were purchased within the framework of the State Program for Improving Road Safety in Ukraine for the period up to 2020.