The fire-prevention condition of educational institutions in Nikolaev causes fear at Mchsnikov. It at meeting of coordination council on safe activity of the population was declared by Vadim Chepelev, the chief specialist of department standardly - technical documentation of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Nikolaev area.
Vadim Chepelev reported that only for the last three years in the Nikolaev institutions of education there were four fires. Results of checks don't please, after all even those instructions which don't demand financial expenses often aren't carried out - evacuation plans aren't developed at a fire, evacuation ways and so forth are encumbered. Among large-scale problems - equipment by automatic fire alarm systems as only at four schools they are already established and are in working order.
According to V. Chepelev, quite problematic situation developed at schools No. 7, No. 16, No. 49, No. 54 and No. 25 where fire safety doesn't meet the requirements. Not better, and even affairs in schools No. 33, No. 40 and No. 54 are worse.
However representatives of department of education hastened to assure present that for today all necessary requirements are fulfilled and there are acts of the performed works.
"Certainly, not all of us can execute now. But those shortcomings which don't demand considerable financial expenses, we already charged to eliminate, - the deputy head of department of education Svetlana Makarova noted. - As for fire alarm systems, in the budget we on it put means, but we don't receive the corresponding financing. And so, fire extinguishers are available in enough at all schools, instructions are developed also, the majority of schools already passed necessary training, the others will pass it till November of this year".