The State Emergency Service of Ukraine

 HomeLast NewsSeptember 28, 2020
 Print Version

British rescuers visited the Exhibition of Fire and Rescue Activities in Khmelnytskyi Oblast

Published: 28.09.2020, 14:01

The other day British rescue specialists were in the Khmelnytsky region, sharing their practical experience and skill secrets with Podillya firefighters. Our foreign colleagues also visited the Fire and Rescue Exhibition, which focuses on both the historical heritage of the fire service and the present service, which is always ready to help in times of need.
Our guest examined the exposition of the exhibition, learned about the peculiarities of the development of fire brigades in Podillya, noted that the old fire helmets in the photos are the same as those of English firefighters of that time. And after listening to the story about the development of rescue service in the region, he agreed that our services have much in common: always on the lookout, always the first, the bravest and the most courageous - only such one can be a real rescuers.
Our colleague was very interested in the story about elimination of the Chernobyl disaster: "Even today, decades later, we have more powerful equipment, more knowledge, but the scale of the catastrophe impresses and astonishes the feat of people who went to the infernal flames to save the world. For us, professional rescuers, those firefighters are great heroes, professionals and role models"
The English firefighter was moved by the creativity of our children - the best drawings and decorative works of the winners of the competitions, which were held for several years in a row, were presented in the exhibition halls.
"I am impressed by such a high professionalism of Ukrainian rescuers, their extraordinary devotion to their work, the desire to improve - this speaks of the great future of your service!" - our guest said in parting.

Last News
21 October16:11 In the Luhansk region under the chairmanship of Nikolay Ilchenko there was a discussion of results of work of divisions of area for 9 months of 2020
21 October14:45 Rescuers are inspecting the facilities where polling stations will be located for compliance with fire and man-made safety standards
21 October12:00 Rescuers urge citizens to follow safety rules at home
20 October16:31 The SES of Ukraine discussed the preparedness of the Service to counteract the threats of the autumn-winter period
17 October08:02 Rescuers took part in command and staff exercises to organize the interaction of the bodies of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on the joint implementation of tasks during local elections (VIDEO)
16 October16:16 Chernivtska oblast: within the framework of the international project the presentation and delivery of the rescue car "Ford Ranger" took place
16 October13:51 In Khmelnytsky was opened another local fire department
15 October11:35 The exercise using German knapsack fire extinguishers of HNE Technologie AG took place at the fire test site of the Institute of Public Administration and Research in Civil Protection
15 October08:05 The rescuers received the state awards on the Day of Defender of Ukraine
15 October08:00 Rescuers took 4th place in the Ukrainian Football Championship among 96 teams of the League of ATO Participants
15 October07:56 Preparation for local elections: SES participates in command and staff exercises of the Ministry of Internal Affairs
13 October12:34 Rescuers of Donetsk region continue to restore houses in frontline settlements (VIDEO)
13 October08:19 Since the beginning of 2020, pyrotechnics of the SES of Ukraine have seized and disposed more than 55 thousand explosive devices
13 October08:02 An annual attestation of cynological calculations of the SES of Ukraine has been held
12 October08:15 FC "Rescuer" won again and reached the semi-finals of the ATO Heroes Cup
Last News