09 September 2009, Wednesday, 22:19

Work on reduction of fatal car crashes is going on in Bashkortostan

author: Elena Makushina

Work on reduction of death rate in road accidents is carried out in Bashkortostan. According to the press-service of Ministry of health RB, emergency teams, predoctor care teams, first aid and special medical aid teams are created for medical treatment in emergencies on roads.

Besides, the Educational and methodological centre was created on the base of the Disaster medicine centre. People rectifying the consequences of accidents study the methods of first-aid treatment using modern equipment and new methodological recommendations. Two million roubles from the federal budget and 700 thousand roubles from the republican budget were assigned for these purposes.

Regional traumatology centre was created on the basis of the City clinical hospital N21 for special medical treatment of people who got into car accidents.

In 2009 the creation of highway emergency stations started. A mobile emergency station is placed on the territory of stationary traffic post in Kirovsky region in Ufa.