Fire engine. Archival photo
Most of the workers were brought to the surface from the A.D. Ruban mine in Kuzbass, where the sensors recorded the heating of the formation, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said.
& # 34; At 18:30 (Moscow time ) 120 people were brought to the surface. The evacuation continues. Four branches of the Kemerovo VGSO work on the spot & # 34 ;, – the department specified.
As RIA Novosti was told in emergency services, there were 128 workers in the face. According to the initial data, a fire broke out in the mine, but the press service of the Siberian Coal Energy Company RIA Novosti clarified that, according to the preliminary version, “self-heating of the formation occurred and the corresponding sensors worked.”
SUEK stressed that according to the security protocol, the evacuation of miners immediately began, communication was established with everyone. move, come to the surface, they can be seen up to a meter. & lt; … & gt; Each has a methane sensor in the flashlight, & lt; … & gt; the gas atmosphere in the mine is normal, “the company's press service added.
They also noted that the work of the mine, according to the rules, was suspended.
The Kuzbass Prosecutor's Office reported that the department will check the implementation of the requirements of the law on labor protection and industrial safety.