Five new off-road vehicles were purchased to equip fire departments in remote and inaccessible locations.
"Machines made by the Gorky Automobile Plant, have high permeability, are able to move on snow and swamp, across water obstacles. After the retrofit, including installation of GLONASS equipment will be sent to the four districts of the Koryak region and Ust-Bolsheretsky area " — said Sergei Khabarovsk.
He noted that such vysokoprohodimaya technique is indispensable in remote areas. "All terrain vehicles will be used not only for fighting fires, but also to help people who are in an emergency situation," — said the Minister.
In total, according to Sergei Habarova on retrofitting and renewal of the material and technical base of fire brigades and rescue teams in the region in 2012 will spend about 500 million rubles. Funds are allocated for the purchase of uniforms, essential in fires ATVs, fire engines and other equipment.