The detachments of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine have switched to the enhanced service for New Year holidays and they are ready to respond to any emergencies of man-made or natural character as the service reported.
“In every region of the country, the places of mass events were specified; the monitoring of fire safety is enhanced at potentially dangerous objects and objects of the national importance, the prevention works with population are held in for a case of emergency,” the message said.
The service noted that from 09:00 a.m. December 31 until 9:00 a.m. January 4, the interaction is organized with the local bodies of authority, territorial bodies of the National Police, regional services for civilian protection on technogenic and fire safety at the places involved in the holding of mass events for the celebration of New Year.
Besides, the employees of the service hold enhanced monitoring of fire safety at the places of mass gatherings.
“The aviation of the Emergency Service, particularly An-26, is ready for use for provision of the response to the emergencies,” the message said.
As we reported, the New Year greeting speech of President Volodymyr Zelensky was shot in several locations in downtown Kyiv.