During the last week (from 04.01 to 10.01) units of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine carried out site visits to prevent emergencies, to respond to incidents and to eliminate their consequences, to extinguish fires and other rescue measures.
Since the beginning of the week, 956 emergencies have been registered, to which SES units have responded by going to the site of their occurrence. As the result of the undertaken measures 46 persons have been rescued.
739 fires were extinguished, 25 persons were rescued and the destruction by fire of 375 buildings and 29 vehicles was prevented. The fires killed 39 persons, the estimated damage, according to operational data, is 6 million 540 thousand UAH.
During the week, the pyrotechnic units of the SES made 67 on-site visits, during which 594 explosive devices were found, seized and disposed.
During the week, 8 persons died in water bodies.