The Prosecutor General's Office will check the mines of ten coal regions of Russia

Plot Tragedy at the Listvyazhnaya mine in the Kemerovo region

The Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation Igor Krasnov ordered to check the mines in ten coal-mining regions of the Russian Federation, TASS reports.

He stated this during a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the situation in the coal industry of Kuzbass … Krasnov noted that, taking into account numerous facts of non-compliance with the legislation, it was decided to conduct large-scale inspections, which will include mines in Komi, Yakutia, Tyva, Primorsky and Khabarovsk Territories, Samara, Sakhalin and other regions.

It is noted that the prosecutor's office will check 111 mines and open-pit mines in Kuzbass. The events will involve 320 prosecutors and one hundred specialists from control bodies.

Krasnov also said that at the Listvyazhnaya mine everything was smooth only on paper. & nbsp; According to him, & nbsp; methane sensors at the mine were faulty, and other gross violations were also identified. For example, employees were allowed to the place of work without personal protective equipment, there were also cases of concealment of the readings of control devices.

Previously, Russian President Vladimir & nbsp; Putin said that neglecting the life of miners for the sake of profit should be asked harshly. The President also called on to pay attention to the everyday problems of people after the tragedy. & Nbsp;


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