In Dnepropetrovsk region, back in 2017, a response plan for detection of radioactive waste was approved, – said Serhiy Ostroukh
Serhiy Ostroukh, Deputy Head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Department of Civil Protection, said that in 2017 the procedure and worked out response mechanisms had been approved in the region, starting from the moment of detection, inspection, transportation and ending with disposal measures that are carried out in case of detection of radioactive sources. The Civil Protection Department cooperated with the Amnesty project at the stage of its preparation. Then a memorandum was signed, which showed interest in implementing the project “KROK do Bezpeky”. “In general, we support this initiative and are ready to cooperate further to achieve the main goal - to increase the radiation safety in the region,” said Serhyi Ostroukh.