What are the early measures to prevent and protect against emergencies.

For the early adoption of measures for the prevention of emergency situations and protection against them, it is necessary:
• to conscientiously master a course of study on the programs “Fundamentals of Life Safety”;
• Good knowledge of warning signals and the procedure for informing the public in emergency situations;
• know the organizations to which you can turn for help in case of emergency, as well as the location of the nearest protective structures, points for the issuance of personal protective equipment and evacuations, telephone numbers of the fire service, police, ambulance, governing body of the Civil Emergency Situations or other special body;
• have personal protective equipment and be able to make the simplest of them on their own;
• know the order of their practical actions, family and collective actions in various emergency situations, in case of obvious danger, be able to take measures to self-rescue;
• strictly observe the rules of fire and other types of safety in the home (educational institution, workplace), vehicles and places of mass residence of people, monitor the health of fire and other emergency systems installed in the house (educational institution, workplace);
• be able to isolate the dwelling or its individual premises from the external environment and have the necessary materials for this;
• insure life, health and property from emergencies;
• provide for a case of evacuation, a minimum set of essentials (documents, clothes, shoes, linen, food, supplies of dishes and boiled water, first-aid supplies and medicines for patients, hygiene items, money, securities, etc. )

Remember: The process of learning a person lasts a lifetime. The value of the same knowledge for different people may be different, it is determined by their individual characteristics and needs. Therefore, knowledge is always needed at any age and position.