SZDC´s fire brigade participated in a tactical training inside the Krasikov tunnel
Prague, 14/02/2011 – The Fire Brigade of the Railway Infrastructure Administration, state organization (SŽDC) participated in a tactical training with other fire brigades, the Police of CR and paramedics. A simulated train accident inside the Krasikov tunnel was attended by all units of the Joint Rescue Service.
The training inside the Krasikov railway tunnel, which is located in the railway section between the railway stations Zabreh na Morave and Ceska Trebova, included practical methods of passengers´ rescue and evacuation as well as testing the functionality of all safety systems in the tunnel. During the simulated accident SZDC and the participants of the training tried out markings in the tunnel, lighting, accesses, entry areas, communication devices, a dry standpipe as well as pressure-relief ventilation. From SŽDC´s point of view all equipment in the tunnel, its portals, even in the escape gallery came up to expectations.