During the recent week (from April 30 to May 06) the units of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine performed interventions to prevent emergencies, ensured rapid response to accidents and consequence relief, fire-fighting, and other rescue activities.
During the week there was an industrial emergency as a result of which there were neither victims nor injured reported.
Since the beginning of the week there were 2 900 emergency events reported that were responded to by the SES units with intervention to the sites. As a result of these interventions, there were 74 persons saved.
There were 2 458 fires extinguished, 53 persons were rescued from fire, and fire was prevented from spreading to 681 houses and 55 vehicles. 21 persons died from fires. Estimated loss from fire is about 6 million 260 thousand UAH.
During the week, the pyrotechnic units of the SES of Ukraine have had 310 interventions. During the interventions, there detected, extracted and disposed of 3 529 pieces of explosive ordnance from the past wars.
Moreover, 19 persons died on water sites during the recent week.