09:44, October 23, 2020

The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia recognized the best specialist in the field of civil defense and population protection in 2020

Boris Vyacheslavovich Shovkun, Deputy Head of the EMERCOM Main Office for the Tula Region (for civil defense and population protection) - Head of the Civil Defense and Public Protection Department was recognized as the best.

The EMERCOM employee has experience and knowledge gained during military service in various positions.

The range of tasks of the cCivil Defense and Public Protection Department under the methodological guidance on civil defense and protection of the population and territories from emergencies, including methodological guidance on teaching the population in these issues. This is interaction with the executive authorities of the Tula Region, with territorial bodies of federal executive bodies, with local authorities on civil defense and protection, as well as preparation, conducting exercises, trainings, open lessons and various events in this direction.

While serving in the EMERCOM Main Office for the Tula Region, Shovkun took part in the elimination of a number of major emergencies, such as a fire in a boarding house for the disabled and the elderly in the Chernsk district in 2007, and the elimination of the consequences of the crash of a military transport aircraft in 2010 year, a hurricane in the city of Efremov in 2013 and a major traffic accident in the Tula Region with a shuttle bus in 2015.

For excellence in service Boris Shovkun was given a state award - the "Suvorov" medal, also he has departmental awards from the Ministry of Emergencies of Russia, awards from the Tula Region.

Boris Shovkun noted that the victory in the competition "The Best Specialist in the Field of Civil Defense and Protection of the Population" in 2020 is not only personal merit, it is also the painstaking work of the entire division and and all employees of the Main Office.

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