Ministry of Emergency Situations predicts an increase in the number of emergencies in December compared with November. This is stated in the press service of the ministry.
"Analysis of the statistical data shows that during 1997-2010, the total number of emergencies in December compared with November, increasing by 20%, which is mainly due to increase of meteorological and biological-medical emergency", — stated in the summary authority.
In December, remains a possibility of landslides in mountainous regions, and within industrial and urban centers in Kiev, Dnepropetrovsk, Donetsk oblasts and Crimea, the threat of flooding — in the central and southern regions.
High probability of increasing cases of human poisoning, primarily carbon monoxide and natural gas, it is still possible for infectious diseases of the population, particularly salmonella.
The most likely biomedical emergencies in Vinnitsa, Donetsk, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kyiv and Odessa regions.
Typical factors for the occurrence of emergencies for December is as forming flood (TALO-rain or rain, for example in the Carpathians in 1957, 1993, 1995 and in the mountainous parts of the rivers Dniester and Prut in 1957), and ice phenomena: the emergence of ice jams , especially in the rivers of Pripyat, Dnieper, Dniester and gums, which can lead to higher levels of water up to 0.8-2 m and flooding.
The most vulnerable in this regard may be southern, south-eastern and western regions.
The total number of natural emergencies in December is expected in the range of 5.11 cases.
According to statistics, in December, the average number of man-made disaster, compared to November increased by 12%.
In particular, the tendency of an increase in the number of disaster-related fires and explosions.
Particularly high risk of man-made disaster in the Donetsk and Lviv regions, high risk in the Crimea, Dnipropetrovsk, Zhytomyr, Ivano-Frankivsk, Zaporizhzhya and Mykolaiv regions, a significant probability of a disaster is stored in Vinnitsa, Kiev, Kirovograd, Lugansk, Odessa, Poltava, Kharkiv , Kherson, Khmelnytsky and Cherkasy regions.
High risk of a disaster in life support systems, in particular for hot water and central heating.
Number of man-made disaster in December, is expected within 9-14 cases.
Recall, November MOE predicted 9.3 cases emergency natural character and 8-13 — man-made.