Rescuers and employees of OSVOD of the city of Kazan began to drive around the private residential sector, where lonely elderly citizens and persons with disabilities live, in order to help this category of citizens in the cleaning up snow in spring, thereby protecting their cellars from flooding, and roof of the house from collapse under the weight of wet snow. Also rescuers attracted volunteers, students of the university, who study at the department of 'Industrial and ecological safety' to the good work.
Today, there was held a competition on vertical ascent to the 18th floor of an apartment building among firefighters in Zelenodolsk for the first time. Total of 21 firefighters participated. They had to climb up to the 18th floor in full gear: combat clothes, helmet, cuffs and boots. And a special device with compressed air behind the back, and the mask can not be removed unless finishing. In addition to the competitions, the water supply to the 18th floor from a mobile fire-fighting equipment was also trained out here.
In connection with the tragedy in the 'Zimnyaya Vishnya' shopping and entertainment center in Kemerovo and the mass death of people, there was a special tactic drill in the republic. Duty guards of fire and rescue garrisons and employees of the state fire supervision participated in the drill. Special attention was paid to the presence and serviceability of automatic fire protection systems, knowing actions in the event of fire by the service personnel.
In Elabuga, the former head of the former 10th detachment of the state fire service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan retired Colonel of the Interior Service, Iskandar Galimov, who devoted 29 years of life to the fire service was honored with the 70th anniversary in the circle of the family. Iskandar Galimov also received the address folder with words of congratulations from the First Deputy Head of the Headquarters of EMERCOM of Russia for the Republic of Tatarstan, Tahir Karimullin and the Chairman of the Council of Veterans of the Headquarters, Pyotr Ivanov.
Today, the operation of ice passages on the river Kama on the areas of the villages of Pokrovskoe — Krasny Klyuch in Yelabuga Municipal District and the settlements of Sokolka — Novozakamsk in Mamadysh Municipal District has stopped. Average temperature has risen, the structure of ice has changed, its durability has decreased, and also the melt water on the passages has formed. The remaining ice passages on the Volga River on the areas of Arakchino — Verkhny Uslon and Zelenodolsk — Nizhnie Vyazovye will be closed for traffic from the morning of April 2.
Employees of Kazan Inspection Department of the GIMS Center held a preventive conversation with children in the school camp at the school № 43. The children were happy for such guests, because it is always interesting to learn something new and get useful advice from professionals, that then can help in various emergency situations in life. Since the beginning of 2018, there have been 690 classes in 157 secondary schools, covering 20,259 children.
As it turned out, there was a short circuit of a lamp without burning in the server room of the 'Children's World' shop located on the third floor of the shopping center. A small smoke was created. Prior to the arrival of fire departments, visitors were evacuated from the mall. Automatic system of powder fire extinguishing in the server room triggered quickly. Now, the mall operates in normal mode.
In order to minimize the damage from the passage of spring flood, on March 27, the testing of the readiness of forces and means of Naberezhnye Chelny link of territorial subsystem of RSChS was carried out in N. Chelny in the base of fire and rescue department № 55 OFPS-15. The participant's knowledge and duties that they must possess to carry out rescue operations and provide first and medical aid to people during the flood was tested. Also appropriate equipment of each unit was presented to the 'inspection'.
Staff of the 112 emergency calls reception center of the city of Naberezhnye Chelny together with rescuers of the 6th zonal SAR detachment of EMERCOM of RT and inspectors of Naberezhnye Chelny branch of the Center of GIMS organized an open day for children of the school № 55. Employees of EMERCOM held a preventive conversation with the children on the rules of safe behavior on water bodies, told and showed the students how to help a person who fell under the ice. And on the street rescuers deployed their rescue equipment and demonstrated various hydraulic equipment.
Unscheduled inspections of malls initiated by the Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Tatarstan have begun today in Kazan. The inspection began with the 'Gorki-Park' mall, which began to function three years ago and it has not been subjected to scheduled inspection by EMERCOM yet. For one day, of course, it is very difficult to thoroughly check such a huge mall, which occupies 38,000 square meters. That is why today the commission started checking the evacuation exits and escape schemes.