Hot weather in Belarus does not retreat. According to forecasters, the air temperature in the near future will reach 34-37 degrees Celsius.
The Ministry of Housing and Communal Services recommends that organizations change the schedule of construction and repair work due to the hot weather. The roads are limited to heavy truck traffic.
For housing and communal services of summer — hot time in the broadest sense. It was in the summer runs the vast majority of construction and repair work. And they do not stop in the heat, says Deputy Minister Nicholas Lipen:
"As for the effect of heat on the work of housing and communal services, then at least it is not completely affected. But for such work as repairing roofs, asphalt laying, then, of course, the people here are working under special conditions. And in each If you need an individual approach: either shift work schedules — before starting, or work in the evening, and in the heat of the day such work is interrupted. "
It is with the thermal and chemical burns as a result of construction works, as well as sunburn victims arrive in the burn unit hospital emergency this summer, said the nurse on duty Lyudmila Rook:
"Now we have a young man hospitalized with burns bituminous, with chemical burns, there is something associated with the cement was also — ethe man already discharged. During summer heat, we just builders — with chemical and thermal burns. With sunburn also the last man was discharged yesterday. During the month, there were four or five people with sunburn. It happens that there are problems with the heart, the temperature is high — everyone different experiences this heat. "
Staff service road repair work this summer is preferably carried out at night or in the evening. To keep the road in 35-degree heat, the department "Belavtodor" commanded to restrict passage heavy vehicles during the day, says spokesman Catherine Mushroom:
"Day at a temperature above 25 degrees is limited to traffic with an axle load of more than 6 tons. Currently Transport Inspectorate has increased its interaction with the traffic police and the owners of the roads to catch violators. As a result — 70% of freight transport is limited to daytime traffic. And nothing more will not do: pour the water — that's 10 minutes long and costs money. yet come up in the world no other measures. "
As reported by weatherman Belarusian Gidramettsentru in the coming days in Belarus will remain hot weather. The air temperature will reach 34-37 degrees Celsius. August, that up to the heat, will give way to the July 3-4 degrees.