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From the issues of the shelters in Yerevan city to the repair of fire hydrants: Yerevan Rescue Department summarized 2020

17:47 / 29.01.2021



Firefighting instruction cards for apartment buildings with more than 10 floors in Yerevan city were created in 2020, except for new buildings that have not yet been commissioned. Firefighting instruction cards allow you to calculate in advance the resources and facilities needed to save human and material values in the event of possible fire. Relevant changes and additions were made to the operational plans of the firefighting instruction cards of the enterprises containing explosive, flammable, radioactive and highly toxic substances. Yerevan Rescue Department summarized the activities of the population protection and civil defense systems in 2020 In Yerevan Municipality.

An agreement was reached with Yerevan Municipality on the repair of 50 fire hydrants and the installation of the new ones. The design and estimate documents have been compiled. The list of 55 fire hydrants to be repaired was submitted. The cooperation between Yerevan Municipality and Yerevan Rescue Department continues in all directions.

Regular studies were carried out and deeds were drawn up on the protection of the existing hiding places and shelters in Yerevan city during 2020. Andranik Piloyan, the Minister of Emergency Situations, urged to work actively to bring the defense structures in proper condition.

The Minister of Emergency Situations awarded "Valiant Rescuer" medal to Arnold Harutyunyan, the Head of Yerevan Rescue Department, awarded "Cooperation for Salvation" medal to Hrachya Sargsyan, the First Deputy Mayor of Yerevan, the Minister awarded certificates to the representatives and rescuers of Yerevan Municipality at the end of the session. The Head of the Yerevan Rescue Department and several rescuers were awarded diplomas by Hayk Marutyan, the Mayor of Yerevan. 

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