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EMERCOM of Russia predicts natural disasters in YUFO in 2005.
The largest number of natural disasters at the local level, according to long-term forecast of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, will in 2005 on the territory of the Southern Federal District.
According forecast emergencies are expected in the republics of Adygeya, Dagestan, Karachayevo-Cherkessia, North Ossetia, Krasnodar and Stavropol territories, Volgograd and Rostov regions. On average - for the 6-8 disaster.
high risk of vanishing landslides occur in Dagestan, Chechnya, Ingushetia, North Ossetia and the Krasnodar region. Landslide processes - in Dagestan, Karachayevo-Cherkessia and Stavropol region. The danger of avalanches - in the North Caucasus republics.
integrated prognostic analysis showed that the most vulnerable to natural sources are the Karachayevo-Cherkessia republic and the Volgograd Region.
in 2005 to continue the trend increase in the number of accidents and violations of the public utilities. In 55% of cases the cause of accidents at the facilities of housing and communal services is the "human factor" (a violation of the rules of operation and lack of infrastructure for the winter) and only 30% relates to the depreciation of equipment. The greatest likelihood of an emergency above the local level associated with the accident at the utility lifelines, MOE projects in Dagestan, Kalmykia, Adygea, North Ossetia, Astrakhan region. For the latter region is also characterized by the highest risk of collapse of buildings and facilities.