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Summary Magazine 112 year 2019

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December 

Construction of fire station in Prague - Holešovice launched
On Tuesday 27 August 2019 at noon, a ceremonial tap on the cornerstone of the new fire station took place at the existing fire station in Argentinská Street, Holešovice district. The original wooden building has been in service on this site since 1942 as a temporary one. The first phase of the construction, namely the garage and facilities for firefighters, should be completed within two years. The total investment of the construction is around 353 million CZK (c. 14 million EUR).
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Fire of production hall in Blansko
On Wednesday 29 August 2019 at 3.32 pm, the Regional Operational and Information Centre of the South Moravian Region received the information on a fire of a production hall. The CCTV records confirmed that no one was in the production hall before the fire occurred, and therefore the deliberate ignition was ruled out. So what caused the fire? Technical fault of one of the battery cells.
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Fire Protection 2019 International Conference
The 28th International Conference Fire Protection 2019 took place in the Assembly Hall of the University of Mining-Technical University of Ostrava from 4 to 5 September 2019. Although the main topic was Personal Safety - Present and Future, the most discussed topic was the current recodification of public building law in relation to fire protection.

International Rescue and Diving Championships in Latvia
Firefighters-divers from the Prague Fire Rescue Service participated in the International Rescue and Diving Championships, which took place from 7 to 9 August 2019 in the Latvian city of Liepaja. A total of eight teams involving firefighters-divers from Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus and the Czech Republic participated in the competition.

ZONE 2019 Exercise
From 10 to 12 June 2019 the ZONA 2019 exercise of emergency management bodies of the South Bohemian Region was held. The theme was aimed at training the activities of selected central and territorial administrations, South Bohemian Region emergency management authorities, extended-scope municipalities and municipalities, IRS (Integrated Rescue System) bodies and other entities in dealing with the emergency arising from the simulated radiation accident at the Temelín Nuclear Power Plant.

Championships of the Czech Republic in Fire Sport
The 48th Championship in Fire Sport of the FRS CR Teams, and the 66th Championship in Fire Sport of the Association of the Czech, Moravian and Silesian Firefighters (SH ČMS) took place at the City Stadium in Ústí nad Labem, Northern Bohemia, from 30 August to 1 September this year. During the three-day contest, the athletes broke three national records.

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