Day of Fire

their professional holiday celebrates one of the most essential services Rapid Response — fire protection. The holiday was established by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation Boris Yeltsin number 539 from on April 30 1999 "On establishing the Day of FireĀ».

One of the latest laws, expanded the powers of the federal Fire Service in the organization of firefighting in the settlements was adopted October 25 2006 Federal Law ? 172-FZ "On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation on fire safety." Of course, in fighting the fire, the struggle for people's lives first enter who was closer to the site of the fire — whether federal, subektovye or municipal fire brigade.

January 1, 2009 came into force Russian Emergencies Minister's order, which established the final formation of the Federal Fire Service throughout the Russian Federation.

The first to fight the fire and to fight for the life of people into fire (Photo: Kirsanov, Shutterstock) interesting historical background of the creation of fire service. April 30, 1649 the king has signed a decree on the establishment of the first Russian fire service: "Instructions for grad deanery," which established a strict order to extinguish fires in Moscow.

The document laid the foundation of a professional fire department, put constant vigil, and firefighters DOZOR been granted the right to punish the inhabitants of the capital for the mismanagement of the fire.

One of the first firefighters Command was created using Peter. During his tenure at the Admiralty has also been created and the first fire station.