The decrease in temperature encourages citizens to more actively use heating means to heat their homes: electric heaters, stoves, gas appliances and more. At the same time, in the autumn-winter period, the statistics of fires in the housing sector increases many times, which is often caused by people ignoring the rules of fire safety. The consequences of such negligence can be very tragic.
During the conference call, First Deputy Interior Minister Serhiy Yarovy stated that from October 21 to November 1, the Ministry of Internal Affairs will be transferred to an enhanced version of service. According to Mykola Chechotkin, more than 42,000 rescuers and more than 3,000 special equipment and 12 aircraft will be on duty on election day.
Today, October 21, Mykola Ilchenko, Deputy Head of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, is on a working visit to Luhansk Region. He awarded firefighters who took part in the elimination of large-scale fires in the region during September 30 - October 8. After the award ceremony, Mykola Ilchenko chaired the Board based on the results of the work of structural and subordinate units of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Luhansk region for 9 months of 2020.