With cold weather approach of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and housing and communal services of Nikolayevshchina expect increase in the number of fires and death of people.
According to operational data of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in 10 months of the current year in Nikolayevshchina arose 1 thousand 400 fires (2007год - 1338 fires), made losses from fires of 8 million 580 thousand hryvnias (2007 - 14 million 622 thousand UAH) the Indicator of death of people on fires increased by 5,4%, since the beginning of year 98 people, including 3 children (in 2007 - 93 persons, 6 children) were lost. Indicators aren't consolatory. About it it is reported on a site of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area.
"It isn't necessary to remind that with cold weather approach the number of fires with death of people sharply increases, - the chief of the State Fire Safety Service of area Sergey Korogod commented, - therefore our priority is prevention of fires, first of all for the reasons of careless handling of fire, violations of the rules of operation of electric devices, oven heating and gas devices".
Head department Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area since the beginning of November initiated carrying out road checks of objects of housing stock. Workers are involved in checks zhilishchno - the operational enterprises, local militia inspectors, activists from among inhabitants of houses inspection of the State fire supervision of the Ministry of Emergency Situations. Cellars and attics of houses were object of check.
The purpose of raids - prevention of fires and the emergencies which responsible there is the homeless choosing places of a possible lodging for the night and heating in basements and to forbid penetration of the last on objects of municipal property.
Usually, persons without a certain residence for heating use an open flame, making fire directly in cellars of houses, on attics or technical floors. For these reasons last year in these parts there were 75 fires. Since the beginning of this year, prior to the beginning of the winter period, there were 2 fires in cellars and 12 on garret floors.
Staff of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and КЖЭПов carries out informing of the population on fire safety regulations - they extend information leaflets, check locks on doors of attics and cellars, carry out explanatory work among the population on safe activity.
Except participation in distribution of instructions on fire safety in a life, the staff of the Ministry of Emergency Situations carried out apartment rounds. Remind of danger to what can lead a clutter of staircases building wastes. Housing and communal services - about phones by which it is necessary to address in case of accident or other household problem.
Ahead of 5 months of a heating season, also you shouldn't forget about timely reduction in an appropriate fireproof condition of the housing.