On June 26, 2008 there was a fire in one of premises of National TV company of Ukraine (Melnikov Street, 42) at night. About it reports a press - service GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the city of Kiev.
At 02 hours 20 minutes in one of rooms on a 14-ohm floor I worked the sensor of the fire alarm system. To check, whether really there was an ignition, in five minutes to a scene there arrived the junior inspector of a fire brigade number 36 which on the contractual principles carries out the round-the-clock protection of the building of TV company.
Really, on 14 - the m a floor was caught a smoke smell. In five minutes by means of services of object of Mchsniki on duty got to the room. By means of the fire extinguisher the fire was liquidated. Everything did without considerable consequences.
On preliminary conclusions of experts, short circuit of an electrical wiring in the room could entail a fire.
In the message a press - services it is also told that Head department Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the city of Kiev repeatedly paid attention of the management "National TV company of Ukraine" to an unsatisfactory fire-prevention condition of the building, however no reaction from their party existed.