In the Bashkir TTS found more than eight thousand violations of fire safety

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The Supervisory authorities of Bashkiria following the results of check of half of the shopping centers found more than 8 thousand violations of fire safety requirements, said at a meeting of the interdepartmental Council of public safety the head of the region Rustem Khamitov.

Mass checks of shopping centres and other public buildings for fire safety began after the tragedy in Kemerovo, where in case of fire SEC «Winter cherry» on March 25, killing 64 people, including 41 children.

According to Khamitov, 705 shopping centers of Bashkiria today, the Supervisory authorities checked the half. «The results of the test 355 shopping centers already identified 8220 violations of fire safety requirements. In these centres, fire alarm systems, automatic fire extinguishing systems either do not work or there are none at all. Emergency exits are closed, and personnel in case of fire not trained» — said the head of the region.

Khamitov instructed the mayors of cities and districts in cooperation with regulatory agencies and Republican authorities constantly monitor the situation in places of mass stay of people.

According to prosecutors, by results of checks the court sent 18 claims, made more than 300 submissions filed 193 cases on administrative offences, the question of suspending the activities of eight objects.

«The owners of these institutions EN masse are ignoring fire safety requirements, and Supervisory bodies and municipal authorities do not take appropriate measures to prevent violations. In accordance with the Federal law, small businesses, annual revenues of up to 800 million rubles, and the number of employees does not exceed 100 persons for the years 2016-2018 are exempt from scheduled inspections. Almost all shopping centers subject to this rule, since they are owned by several legal persons, and the number of functions of staff transferred to outsourcing companies,» — said at the meeting, the Prosecutor of the Republic Andrey Nazarov.

He suggested that the Bashkir Parliament to reconsider this rule, given a risk-based approach and contribute to the initiative for consideration in the State Duma of the Russian Federation.

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