740 Ukrainian victims of fires since the beginning of the year
Since the beginning of 2020, 740 people have died from fires across Ukraine.
This is reported by the National Emergency Management Service.
“Since the beginning of 2020, 740 people have died in fires in Ukraine … Since Monday, May 4, 201 fires have already taken place in the residential sector of the country, leaving 10 dead and 12 injured,” the statement said. .
Among the main causes of death, rescuers call: deliberate neglect of fire safety rules, careless handling of fire, smoking in bed, as well as unattended matches and lighters in places easily accessible to children.
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In this regard, the State Emergency Service is asked to strictly comply with fire safety rules. And also to inform children of the danger of fire and to discuss with the family not only fire prevention measures, but also what to do in the event of an emergency.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru