In order to ensure the social stability of the Communist Party’s centennial celebration, China has launched a major safety inspection throughout the country, including the Shiyan explosion, but so far there have been at least 14 major public security fatalities in the “production safety month” in June.
According to a report by the Central News Agency today, the safe escort for the party’s centennial failed, China exploded 14 major accidents in June.
Since May, China has launched the “safe escort party centennial” safety hazard survey, public security, fire, emergency management, traffic, education and other departments, and even grassroots villages held mobilization meetings, requiring the highest political task, to achieve “absolute peace “. But into the June “production safety month”, the mainland outbreak of major public security fatal accidents.
On June 13, after a natural gas explosion in a community in Shiyan, Hubei province, killing 12 people and injuring 138 others, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC), immediately instructed that recent safety accidents were frequent around the country, requiring a comprehensive investigation of safety hazards, maintaining social stability and “creating a good atmosphere for the centennial of the Party”.
Officials around the world have been tightening the screws for this, and have ordered that no public security accidents can occur before the centennial party celebration on July 1. For example, Shanghai ordered enterprises to suspend all non-essential transport of dangerous goods from 00:00 on June 20 to 11:00 p.m. on July 2, 2021; Dalian City Safety Committee requested that from June 21 to July 2, all industries should strengthen “extraordinary control” measures to resolutely prevent all kinds of production safety accidents.
China’s State Council Production Safety Commission 21 sent 16 supervisory inspection teams to carry out production safety supervision and inspection, in accordance with the instructions of Premier Li Keqiang and other leading comrades of the Central Government, solid and in-depth investigation and treatment of major risks and hazards in key industries, “to create a safe and stable environment for the centenary of the founding of the Party”.
According to the release, the supervision and inspection focus on coal mines, non-coal mountains, fire, dangerous chemicals, industry and trade, gas, housing and municipal engineering construction, schools, road traffic, water transport, road transport, fishing vessels, tourism, special equipment, sports and other 15 key industry sectors.
According to the report, despite this, there have been at least 14 major public security fatalities reported by Chinese officials so far as we enter June.
On June 4, nine people died when a train collided with construction workers on the Lanzhou-Xinjiang line.
On June 4, eight people were killed in a coal and gas protrusion accident at a coal mine of Henan Hebi Coal and Electric Co.
On June 10, a water penetration accident occurred in No.4 slant shaft of Da Hong Cai iron ore mine in Xinzhou City, Shanxi Province, killing all 13 people trapped.
On June 12, a hazardous chemical vehicle in Guiyang City leaked while unloading methyl formate, killing 8 people and injuring 3 others.
On June 12, a traffic vehicle overturned in the scenic area of Taibai Mountain Forest Park in Baoji City, Shaanxi Province, killing three people and injuring seven others.
June 13, Hubei Shiyan City, Zhangwan District, Yanhu community market, a natural gas explosion. As of June 18, 25 people were killed and 37 people were seriously injured.
On June 13, six employees died after falling into a wastewater pond during the shutdown and maintenance of Sichuan Euphoon Food Company.
June 13, Shijiazhuang, Hebei Xinle City, a construction site in the process of tower crane jacking operations accident, two workers fell to their deaths, four workers were injured.
On June 15, a pit collapse production safety accident occurred at the construction site of Nanjing Bank Science and Education Innovation Park in Nanjing, resulting in 2 deaths and 2 injuries.
On June 17, a construction excavator fell from the bridge deck of Nanmen Bridge in Lanxi City, Jinhua, Zhejiang Province, killing the driver.
On June 19, a 7-story residential house built by the residents of Luyang Town, Rucheng County, Chenzhou City, Hunan Province suddenly collapsed, causing 5 people and 7 injuries.
June 22, Fujian Shanghang County, Nanyang Town, Nanyang Village, people in the middle aisle of the front and back of the two houses banquet, in the roof of the two buildings to pull the sunshade cloth, due to excessive force on one side, pulling its top floor fence brick wall fell, resulting in the death of 9 people, 7 people were injured.
On June 22, a pile driver collapsed at a construction site in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, resulting in a black car being crushed, with two people inside the car sent to the hospital and died.
On June 25, a fire broke out at a martial arts gym in Zhecheng County, Shangqiu City, Henan Province, killing 18 people and slightly injuring 16 others, mostly students.
According to Chinese official media, several Chinese provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities have ordered that all production safety accidents in June, all the level of investigation, according to the law from the strict and heavy and fast punishment, seriously pursue the responsibility of those responsible; the enterprises involved in all shut down production and business consolidation, after strict acceptance by the relevant regulatory departments before resuming production.