The damage from a major fire in the building market “Sindika”, according to preliminary estimates of the Russian Union of insurers can be up to 5 billion rubles, reports TASS with reference to the statement of the President of the Union Igor Yurgens. According to him, at the moment it appears, whether the insured depends on whether the payments to the owners for their lost property.
The Union also clarified that payments for damaged vehicles in the Parking lot is possible only if you have insurance CASCO. The insurance policy, such cases are not covered, since it insures the driver’s liability while operating machine. Earlier it was reported that in the underground Parking of the complex exploded car.
MOE, meanwhile, continues to increase the grouping of the fire. Now, the CHP employs about 300 people, involved aircraft.
According to the head of the Moscow Department of the Ministry of emergency situations Sergei Politykina, fighting the fire is now underway on the perimeter of the building. “Created five areas of fire involved 20 trucks and eight lifting mechanisms,” he said. Because of the threat of collapse, firefighters not working inside the shopping complex, all work is done outside.
The head EMERCOM of Russia Vladimir Puchkov praised the actions of firefighters and other emergency services in case of fire. “I want to commend the work of all emergency services who responded quickly to the fire. From the building were promptly withdrawn more than 3,000 people – visitors and staff, were involved in a timely manner all ground support group and aircraft,” – said the head of Department.
Puchkov instructed to organize the interaction of operational services of Moscow and Moscow region, and also to increase public awareness about the current situation. “Inform the drivers of the vehicles with using all modern technologies. People need to know about all introduced because of the fire restrictions,” – said the head EMERCOM of Russia.
As at 22:00 helicopters of the EMERCOM thrown on the blazing shopping center more than 450 thousand liters of water. The fire also came a pump and hose complex “Squall” Noginsk rescue center, reports “Interfax”.
Politikin during the operational meeting was assured that the situation is stable. “I believe that in the coming hours will be announced localization”, – said the representative of the Moscow emergencies Ministry.
The fire in the shopping center “grad”, located on the outer side of the 65-th kilometer of Moscow ring road, broke out on Sunday in the second half of the day. Within an hour or two the fire had spread to the entire area of the market, which is 55 thousand square meters. After some time began a partial collapse of the roof of the building.
About the causes of the incident are not yet known. The MOE, however, noted that the pockets of fire were observed simultaneously in different parts of the market, making highly probable the version about an arson.