Rus News Journal

In these days off nizhegorodtsam in wood entrance is forbidden

From May, 13 till May, 15th in territory of the Nizhniy Novgorod region 3 class of fire danger of woods is expected.
– it means, in area territory restriction on visitation nizhegorodtsami woods and entrance to them of vehicles, and also cultivation of fires in large forests operates, - have informed the correspondent « – NN » in a press - service GU of the Ministry of Emergency Measures of Russia across the Nizhniy Novgorod region. – also it is necessary for drivers of cars to be extremely attentive and careful! Even thrown of a car window not extinguished stub, can become the forest fire reason. On a dry grass along a line fire can easily get over on a nearby large forest.

During all fire-dangerous period employees of timber enterprises, law enforcement bodies will spend spot-checks on check of observance of fire prevention rules in woods. For restriction of entrance of vehicles in large forests employees of timber enterprises it is already established over 600 barriers.

Infringers will be punished by rouble. the penalty for non-observance of fire prevention rules in wood for physical persons makes 4 000 roubles, for official – to 20 000 for legal – to 200 000 roubles. Destruction or damage of wood plantings as a result of casual handling of fire threatens with imprisonment for the term up to 3 years. If the material damage thus exceeds 50 000 roubles – till 4 years. In a case if the deliberate arson will be proved, the Criminal code of the Russian Federation provides punishment till 8 years of imprisonment (if the damage does not exceed 50 thousand roubles) and till 10 years – at a large material damage. We will remind, since May, 01st 2011. The governmental order of the Nizhniy Novgorod region from 28. 04. 2011. 313 in territory

the Nizhniy Novgorod region the special fire-prevention mode in woods is entered. If you became the eyewitness of incident, have found out the kindling centre in a large forest – be converted into Uniform control office GU BUT Nizhniy Novgorod lesopozharnyj the centre by phone (831 430 - 01 - 23.