Medvedev: it is impossible to prevent the recurrence of tragedies involving the death of children

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Stuckinarut in fotoreceptor of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. Archival photoMedvedev: it is impossible to prevent the recurrence of tragedies involving the death of children© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Stuckinarut the image Bank

It is necessary to prevent the recurrence of tragedies involving the death of children during the summer holidays, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev.

Opening a conference on the issues of organization of summer holiday and improvement of children, the Prime Minister noted that the security of children’s activities is a key theme in the summer.

«The key issue is the safety theme, the theme of a normal, comfortable stay. The camping trip is always a great opportunity to relax, meet friends, learn new things. But at the same time need to all this was organised as it should, that there is no danger or health, nor, especially, children», — said Medvedev.

The Prime Minister also drew attention to the need for compliance with sanitary norms, fire regulations.

«We have messed with, you know, tragedies happen. Last year it was. In General, we must do everything to prevent the recurrence of similar situations», — he stressed.

The tragedy occurred on 18 June 2016. Children from camp «the Park hotel «Syamozero» went with the trainers for a walk around Syamozero. In the composition of the group there were 51 people, four of them adults. When the storm began, two canoes with children carried out on the open water, and the raft with their comrades nailed to one of the Islands. Both canoes are capsized, killing 14 children. Camp «Park hotel Syamozero» was closed.

Medvedev: it is impossible to prevent the recurrence of tragedies involving the death of children© RIA Novosti, Infografiken change: how to relax your child?

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