In the suburbs the rescuers will carry out the technical check warning system

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in foobarcontroller of the emergency departments. Archival photoIn the suburbs the rescuers will carry out the technical check warning system© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

The specialists of the Ministry of emergency situations will hold on Monday a technical check warning system in the entire territory of the Moscow region, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional Central Board of the Ministry.

«30 July from 11.00 to 12.00 on the territory of Moscow region will pass a comprehensive technical inspection of the regional warning system (RSO) and from 12.00 to 13.00 technical verification of the integrated system of emergency notification of the population (XEON),» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, for alerting rescuers uses electric sirens, stands a circular call and radio transmission nodes and transmission of voice messages by radio and television.

«Sound the alarm «Attention all!» will include broadcasting receivers, radios, televisions, tuned to regional broadcasting, for viewing and listening of messages transmitted», — said the representative office.

The particular relevance of these issues received after the tragedy in the Kuban Krymsk, where in July 2012, a devastating flood killed about 170 people. After this incident the Investigative Committee found that in Krymsk warning system was practically absent, it was heard by only about fifty people — and then, when it was too late.

It is expected that the establishment of a comprehensive emergency warning system, will in the event of threat or emergency in halve the time taken to pass the necessary information to the public and to ensure maximum coverage.

The signals of civil defense

In the system of civil defense there are five signals: «Attention all!» «Air RAID,» «clear alarm», «Radiation hazard» and «Chemical alarm».

A warning signal «Attention all!» served to attract attention in case of an accident, disaster, natural disaster or threat of enemy attack.

The signal «Air RAID» warns of the threat of enemy attack and the need to take refuge in the nearest protective facility. The signal «clear alarm» indicates that the threat of attack is no more.

The signal «Radiation hazard» warns of the need to take protective measures against radioactive substances.

The signal «Chemical alarm» that warns of the urgent need to take measures of protection against toxic and highly toxic substances. In case of accident with release of hazardous chemicals will be informed which streets need to stay at home to seal Windows and doors, put wet gauze bandage, to turn off gas and electrical appliances, and to withdraw immediately from the area of contamination in these areas, taking with him documents and money.

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