Most current: 15/06/2012
The forest fire drill of level 2 developed in Ferreries has ended with success. The practical exercise had considered itself|himself|herself in a way especially complicated to put|make truly the professionals of emergencies in a situation complicated to be the best possible preparations to act and sofocar real fires. The exercise, which consisted of the deployment of the plan Infobal, has incorporated (besides the extinction of the supposed fire, purely) in the evacuation of the bathers of Medium Creek by earth|land, but also by sea (since the supposition of users of the beach who attempted to escape of the swimming flames has been practiced). Moreover, in the middle of everything one supposed phoned about of a hiker injured in the middle of the Path|Way of Horses to|in its|his|her|their step|passage for the zone, in danger of being caught up by the fire and a traffic accident on the only road of access to the beach..
In the exercise 254 persons have taken part in it between professionals and volunteers: besides the technicians of this General Direction they have taken so delivery the Military Unit of Emergencies, the SEIB112, the Local Police of Ferreries, the Guardia Civil, the IBANAT, the SAMU061, the Firefighters of the Council|Piece of Advice of Menorca, volunteers of Civil Protection, Gesa, Maritime Rescue, Red Cross, and the Service of Roads of the Insular Council|Piece of Advice of Menorca. On the other hand, 49 pupils of 2nd and 3rd of the ESO of the San Francisco school of Asís and 15 adults of a group of hikers of Ferreries have acted|made as extras.
The counselor of Public Administrations, Simón Gornés and the general director of Inside|Inland, Emergencies and Justice, Isabel February, they have also developed its|his|her|their paper|role in this simulation, as maximums responsible for the plan Infobal. The counselor Gornés has agrait entusiastament the collaboration of everybody who better preparation has shared for the implication and the motivation to put itself|himself|herself in complicated situations in order to be to protect the citizens of the islands. Gornés has highlighted that the coordination among|between all organizations|organisms that have taken part in it has been excellent.
To|In the development of the simulation the General Lieutenant has been present in accompanied Head|Boss of the UME, José Emilio Roldán Pascual, of the General Adjunt, Alberto Asarta.
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