The MOE wants to increase the category of fire risk to SNT on the border of forests

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in foobarcontroller of the emergency departments. Archival photoThe MOE wants to increase the category of fire risk to SNT on the border of forests© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

All garden and dacha non-profit associations, bordering the forest, is planned to be translated in a higher risk category because of dense development and the danger of transition of fire from natural fires in their territory. The relevant draft resolution of the government of the Russian Federation was published on the Federal portal of projects of normative legal acts.

Earlier it was reported that a number of institutions with mass stay of people, including schools and camps, could be transferred to a new category of fire danger is «extremely high risk». For such objects now set the period of scheduled inspections a fire inspection once a year instead of three. After the adoption of the document categories of fire danger will be six. Higher risk category are also provided for residential buildings with a height of 28 meters. In respect of their checks will be carried out once in 3 years.

«The draft resolution proposes to increase the category of risk horticultural, gardening and dacha non-commercial associations of citizens, which shares a border with the forest», — the document says.

As follows from the draft decree, these items can now go into the category of significant risk and will be checked by bodies Gospozhnadzora once in 3 years.

The document notes that this change is caused by a large number of fires in the CHT over the past five years. During this period, there were 47,34 thousands of fires, representing a 6.53% of the total number of all types of fires. Fire in SNT for five years, killing thousands of 2.99 people — 6,39% of the total number of casualties in all fires.

«These objects are classified as significant risk, given the existing high risk of the severity of potential negative consequences in case of non-observance of the established requirements, at the same time a significant number of people, the availability of high fire load,» reads the document.