In the Exclusion Zone, tactical and special training was conducted on extinguishing forest and steppe fires in the conditions of radiation contamination of the area.
On April 13, 2018, joint special tactical training was held in the Exclusion Zone, attended by specialists from the SSE «Pivnichna Pushcha», SSE «Chornobyl Special Combine», SSE «Ecocentre», 11 SFRD of Head Office of SES of Ukraine in the Kyiv region (11 SFRD), and as well as employees of the Chornobyl NPP Police Department, representatives from the SAUEZM and the Head Office of SES of Ukraine in the Kyiv region.
The main purpose of the exercise was to organize the work of the inter-departmental fire extinguishing staff in practice. The following was worked out:
Interaction of fire and rescue units of SSE «Pivnichna Pushcha», SSE «Chornobyl Special Combine», SSE «Ecocentre» and 11 SFRD;
Means and methods of extinguishing a fire in the forest and the steppe, saving people and providing them with first aid;
The possibility of using the technique of combat units of fire units and earthmoving equipment of SSE «Pivnichna Pushcha» and 11 DPRS for the creation of mineralized strips.
In addition, the operation of the interregional fire and rescue subdivision management system using the radio communication techniques of the SSE «Chornobyl Special Combine» was verified.
It should be emphasized that such training is not conducted for the first time. It must provide effective warning and prompt response to a fire during a fire hazard.