In the Tambov region increased to five the number of victims of explosion and fire at the local gunpowder factory in Kotovsk. This was reported in the Instagram of the city administration.
“His heart stopped fifth victim of the explosion at the Tambov powder factory, Panina Svetlana. Svetlana Panina died at the age of 46 years. She worked as a TCI controller. Svetlana Panina remained family – husband and two daughters – students”, – stated in the message.
March 11, in the explosion Panina were in the workplace, in an industrial premise of shop N 5 FKP “the Tambov powder mill”. She, along with other victims was promptly delivered in Tambov burn center, according to the news of Kotovsk.
According to the results of the medical Board the victim was left in Tambov, because injuries did not allow her to transport. More than 90% of a woman’s body was damaged by fire.
Thus, of the six injured in the explosion at the Tambov powder plant died five people, one victim is being treated at the burn center of the second city hospital Tambov, his life is not in danger, the site notes.
The factory Director resigned – he faces prison
On 14 March it became known that the Director of the powder factory Kotovsk Alexander Kozlov wrote a letter of resignation. About this informed the TV channel “New century”. Information was confirmed by the Deputy head of administration of Tambov region Oleg Ivanov.
In addition, the head of administration of the Tambov region Alexander Nikitin has threatened the ex-Director of the enterprise criminal liability. “I will gather a million signatures if I have to, I’ll live in the office of the President, but I’ll get Mr. Kozlov, so you can get”, – quote the words Nikitina journalists.
Tambov gunpowder explosion at the plant happened on March 11. After the explosion at the plant caught fire. It killed 42-year-old woman, five plant workers were hospitalized in medical institutions, where one of them is 23-year-old company employee, died. The day after the state of emergency from the burn of the 3rd degree has died 47-the summer worker of factory. Another man died on March 13.
In fact PE initiated a criminal case on violation of rules of labour safety, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons. as one of the possible causes of the explosion, he called the discharge of static electricity from synthetic clothes work.
Authorities in Tambov region intend to pay the families of the victims to 250 thousand rubles. Regional office of social insurance Fund will pay to families of victims on 1 million roubles as a lump-sum insurance payment. The Fund also will assume all costs for treatment of victims.
This is the second accident in Tambov gunpowder plant in less than a year. Happened the previous September 30. Then it killed two employees, and the remaining three had to be hospitalized. At the time when the explosion was completely destroyed in the drying shop of gunpowder.
Then Rostekhnadzor initiated on the disqualification of the Director. However, the court did not apply such a draconian measure being confined to the penalty in 30 thousand roubles, writes “Komsomolskaya Pravda”.