This ice road became the third officially open ice passage. The distance of the passage is 3,200 meters. The average thickness of the measured ice on the passage was 30-35 cm, and the net was 25 cm, which will allow the traffic of vehicles with a capacity of not more than 2 tons. If necessary, the ice track is cleaned from snow. For the safety there are rescue facilities on the passage.
Deputy Head of the Headquarters of EMERCOM of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan on the state fire service, Colonel of Internal Service, Rafail Motygullin, handed over a modern, equipped with the latest requirements in this area fire truck to the use of Leninogorsk District. The event was held on the basis of the Leninogorsk Fire and Rescue Garrison. It was attended by the Head of Leninogorsk District, Ryagat Khusainov.
EMERCOM of Russia organized an online survey for representatives of the business community, organizations and citizens of Russia, who will be able to assess the level of corruption risks and ongoing preventive work of the department in 2018. The received information will be used to improve the organization of counteraction to corruption, as well as to increase openness and transparency of the work carried out.
Incidents as of January 17:
Fire departments of Federal Fire Service of the Headquarters of EMERCOM of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan went on alert 31 times. Including garbage extinguishing – 0, false alarms – 6, short circuit of wiring without burning – 3, meal burning – 2, cooperation with other services – 15. Firefighters of the republic eliminated 3 fires: private house – 2, out-of-use buildings – 1.
A photo contest initiated by the "Rescuer" newspaper of EMERCOM of Russia was launched under this name. The best photos sent to the contest will be published in the newspaper. The winners of 2017 will be awarded prizes from the editorial staff. Photos taken by employees of EMERCOM on the background of something unusual (it can be both an unusual workplace, and any interesting, funny case from work) are accepted for the contest. The main rule is that the person in the frame should be in the form of units of EMERCOM of Russia (rescuer, firefighter, GIMS, GPN inspector).
On January 15, 29th winter republican applied fire sport competitions started. The best sportsmen of the fire service units of the republic arrived to Almetyevsk for the participation. During four days more than 120 sportsmen-firefighters from Kazan, Nizhnekamsk, Almetyevsk, Naberezhnye Chelny and Zelenodolsk will demonstrate professional skills in various kinds of competitions. The sports program includes two types of competitions: climbing the hook ladder and overcoming the hundred meter obstacle course.
Incidents as of January 16:
Fire departments of Federal Fire Service of the Headquarters of EMERCOM of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan went on alert 37 times. Including garbage extinguishing – 3, false alarms – 19, short circuit of wiring without burning – 3, meal burning – 2, cooperation with other services – 3, others – 1. Firefighters of the republic eliminated 3 fires: private house – 2, vehicles – 1.
The first squad of the Federal Fire Service for the Republic of Tatarstan has determined the best team on carrying out rescue operations during the aftermath of road accidents. The competition was attended by 14 teams of 4 people each.The leader of the competition, both in practical and theoretical part, was the team of FRD-37. The team of FRD-9 was on the second place. These two teams will represent the first squad of the federal fire service in the republican competitions.
Incidents as of January 15:
Fire departments of Federal Fire Service of the Headquarters of EMERCOM of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan went on alert 46 times. Including garbage extinguishing – 3, false alarms – 12, short circuit of wiring without burning – 2, meal burning – 0, cooperation with other services – 13, others – 2. Firefighters of the republic eliminated 14 fires: residential sector – 10, outhouses – 3, garden houses – 1. 1 person died, 1 person was injured.
Now those who do not grudge money, will reduce their way from one bank of the Volga to another for 70 kilometers and will save about an hour of driving a car. The distance of the ice road is 1300 m. Compared to last year, the current opening took place one month later. The reason is in the unusually warm weather, established in December. The thickness of the ice is 35-40 cm. There are heating points on the banks: insulated trailers. Approaches to the passage and its route are illuminated.