In the village of Upper Baskunchak began its work a modern fire station number 47. On its opening was attended by the Governor of Astrakhan Region Alexander Zhilkin are specifically included in the plan for the event of his working trip to Ahtubinsk area. The new part can not be named. It has existed for a long time, but the building was in poor condition and could not be repaired. Meanwhile fire station in the village is necessary, because without it vulnerable to fire would remain 8 settlements, and it is more than 14 thousand people.
Leaders of the main emergency department of Russia’s Astrakhan Region has decided to build a new fire station at the old place, which was done in no time thanks to the federal plan for the development of fire protection.
The new building is not only beautiful in appearance, but also equipped with the latest technology. At the opening of the Director General of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the Astrakhan Region Governor Igor Evstafyev showed the conditions in which firefighters will work. Spacious rooms, a relaxation room, a room of psychological relaxation, sports hall, training room, equipped with the necessary multimedia equipment. Here applied previously unknown in the villages of emergency alert technology: the alarm is automatically activated in the part of the light and opened the gates, allowing even quicker to travel to the fire. Also part has an independent power supply system.
To 22 staff updated the firehouse were not only putting out fires, but also preventive work among the population, the Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Astrakhan region on the functioning of the life-support systems and environmental safety Oleg Polumordvinov proposed Regional Emergency management using a new training class for the classroom with the students on the topic of fire safety . Igor Evstafyev this proposal is fully supported, so that in the near future Akhtubinsky students will be able to learn a lot about the work of firefighters.