During the recent week (from April 29 to May 05) the units of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine performed interventions to prevent emergencies, ensured rapid response to accidents and consequence relief, fire-fighting, and other rescue activities.
Since the beginning of the week there were 1 319 emergency events reported that were responded to by the SES units with intervention to the sites. As a result of these interventions, there were 34 persons saved.
There were 965 fires extinguished, 16 persons were rescued from fire, and fire was prevented from spreading to 385 houses and 36 vehicles. 22 persons died from fires. Estimated loss from fire is about 3 million 182 thousand UAH.
During the week, the pyrotechnic units of the SES of Ukraine have had 222 interventions. During the interventions, there detected, extracted and disposed of 71 056 pieces of explosive ordnance from the past wars.
Moreover, 14 persons died on water sites during the recent week.