Today, and in the period of Christmas holidays, employees of GU Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area carry out preventive raids. The purpose of raids - prevention of death of nikolayevets on reservoirs during the winter period. All employees of technogenic inspectorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations are involved in actions. They stick posters near reservoirs, extend leaflets in places of winter fishing, carry out explanatory work among fishers and youth which carefree wanders and rides ice. Besides, employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations demonstrate ways of rescue of people on ice.
Unfortunately, annually on ice many people perish. Throughout the winter period of the past 2008 on the nikolayevshchena 12 tragic cases are recorded: first of all fishermen, were death cases during walks on ice among adults and children.
Before the vikhody Ministry of Emergency Situations on ice recommends to study rules:
Anyway don't check on durability ice in foot blow. It should be done by a stick. If after the first blow ice makes the way, and on it there is a water, the exit to ice is forbidden.
At movement on ice it is necessary to be careful, to watch closely its surface, to bypass dangerous and suspicious places (a rapid current the waters which have frozen in ice bushes, a grass, etc.).
It isn't allowed to come to ice at night.
During group transition on ice it is necessary to move at distance of 5-6 meters one from another and to watch closely that who goes ahead.
It is possible to skate only on specially equipped skating rinks.