On June 22 in Nikolaev rescuers of the Ministry of Emergency Situations carried out pozharno - tactical maneuvers in city hospital No. 3 which is located in the residential district Oaklets.
As reports the Center of promotion of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Nikolaev area, on a tactical plan, the conditional fire arose owing to short circuit of an electrical wiring in dressing traumatology offices on the third floor of hospital. Two medics couldn't get out of the room, and the automatic system of identification of a fire didn't work. When burning big concentration of a smoke was created, people from nearby floors were evacuated by administration.
Rescuers carried out investigation, found and brought to fresh air of victims, came to positions and began fire extinguishing. However the additional introduction sounded. During evacuation the box where mercury thermometers were stored was broken.
Owing to spill of mercury dangerous concentration of vapors was indoors formed. Everything who was out-of-pocket protection and got to a defeat zone, were removed in a safe place.
For carrying out measurements of concentration of vapors of mercury the group radiation - chemical and biological protection of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine was involved in the Nikolaev area.
10 units were involved in doctrines pozharno - saving equipment and 36 people of staff of the Nikolaev garrison of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
"Rescuers and the management of city hospital No. 3 worked harmoniously, and the planned actions for response to the simulated emergencies executed correctly and in full", - the deputy chief of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Nikolaev area Valery Semenov noted.