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Rostekhnadzor reported a decrease in the number of accidents at hazardous production facilities

The number of accidents at hazardous production facilities in the first half declined by a record 41% compared to the same period last year, reported RIA Novosti in Rostekhnadzor.

Against the background of restrictions on coronavirus planned in the first half 9689 inspections took place only 4128, and the rest were cancelled. The decrease in the number of Supervisory activities in proportion to impact on the number of violations recorded. In addition, Rostechnadzor has expanded the practice of administrative fines replace warnings, they were issued almost the same as last year, including reducing the number of checks means double growth, the report said.

Mishustin told about the experiment on pre-trial appeal inspections

The experiment for appeal inspections in pre-order will start in all regions of Russia in August, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.

"In August in all regions of Russia will begin an experiment in which business and citizens through personal Cabinet on the portal of public services will be able to appeal the decision of the Supervisory authorities in the pretrial order, including the right to challenge the appointment of scheduled or unscheduled inspections, the inaction of the officials," - said Mishustin in the meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers on Monday.

The Senator called for increased responsibility of companies for environmental risks

It is necessary to increase criminal and administrative liability for those responsible for environmental disasters, discuss the possibility of providing the Rosprirodnadzor and Rostekhnadzor additional powers to conduct inspections at the enterprises, the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management Alexey Mayorov.

"On behalf of the President of the Russian Federation after the fuel spill in Norilsk (may 29 - ed.) a law was passed obliging companies that produce, transporterraum, store, sell oil, have financial guarantees elimination of consequences of accidents," - said the mayor on Monday at a press conference in MIA "Russia today".

Rostekhnadzor estimated the situation with road accidents at the facilities of Norilsk Nickel

The situation with accident rate on objects of "Norilsk Nickel" alarming, its neglect can lead to tragic consequences, a number of serious problems requires comprehensive action by the management, said in a press release RTN.

"The overall situation with the accident and injury described as alarming. Emphasized that there are several serious issues requiring integrated action by the management staff of enterprises, the neglect of which, in their opinion, could lead to even more disastrous consequences than the accident at the CHPP-3", - is spoken in the message of Department following the meeting of the heads of Rostechnadzor and Norilsk Nickel.

The cause of the smoke in the mine in Yakutia

Smoke in the mine "International" in Yakutia has occurred from-for short circuit Prosecutor's office began checking, the press service of the Supervisory authority.

The city Prosecutor's office Peace was organized to verify compliance with legislation on industrial safety. At the request of prosecutors of the Republic to the test involved experts from the Lena Department of Rostechnadzor. "The results of the audit if there are grounds will be taken exhaustive measures of public Prosecutor's reaction", - added the press service.

In Yakutia has finished pumping diesel fuel from the emergency tank

Specialists have completed the transfer of over 110 cubic meters of diesel fuel from the emergency tank into the reserve capacity after the accident at the diesel plant in the Srednekolymsk district of Yakutia, told RIA Novosti on Tuesday the representative of the emergency services in the region.

"During the day, completed transfer of diesel fuel (113 cubic meters) from the emergency reservoir to the other three tanks in the diesel power plants", - said the Agency interlocutor.

Rostekhnadzor has found violations in the operation of the fuel depot in Krasnoyarsk

Yenisei Department of Rostechnadzor revealed violations in the operation of warehouse of combustive-lubricating materials at a factory in Krasnoyarsk, reported on the website of the service.

"Yenisei management of Federal service on ecological, technological and nuclear supervision (Rostekhnadzor) checked "PKF Lagoon" in the city of Krasnoyarsk. In April 2020 in the course of routine field inspection... revealed violations of the mandatory licensing requirements in the field of implementation of activity on operation of explosive hazardous production facilities (HPFS) III class of hazard, warehouse of combustive-lubricating materials", - stated in the message.

SK understands the incident with the spill of gasoline in Krasnoyarsk region

Investigators began checking on the fact of the spill 3 cubic meters of gasoline on the area of 150 square meters that occurred when pumping from the railway tank in the Yenisei district of the Krasnoyarsk territory, according to GASK in the Krasnoyarsk territory and Khakassia Republic.

Earlier, a source in emergency services told RIA Novosti that the village of Abalakovo in the territory of the branch "krasnoyarsknefteprodukt" for fuel overflow station when pumping from the railway tank in tank spilled gasoline AI-98 in the area of 1000 square meters. According to him, only on the territory of the branch, there are 18 reservoirs with a capacity of 400 cubic meters each. The threat of a spill of motor fuel outside of the embankment was not.

In Rostekhnadzor commented on the case against inspectors

The inspectors of Rostechnadzor was not a legitimate reason, no reason to check the tank at CHP-3 in Norilsk, which according to documents had been repaired, told reporters the official representative of Department Andrey Ville.

Earlier Tuesday it was reported that the RF IC opened a criminal case about negligence in the dismissal of employees of the Rostechnadzor reviewed CHP-3 to Norilsk.

The UK has instituted criminal proceedings due to the fuel spill in Norilsk

Russia's investigative Committee opened a criminal case of negligence on the employee Rostechnadzor reviewed CHP-3 in Norilsk, said the official representative of Department Svetlana Petrenko.

"Criminal case concerning the main state inspector of Department of the state mountain and industrial supervision in the Norilsk industrial area of the Yenisei control Rostekhnadzor Elena Novozhilova on signs of the crime provided by part 1 of article 293 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (negligence)", - said Petrenko told reporters.

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