In accordance with the rules of the uniform wearing, the sleeve patch is worn on the left sleeve, at a distance of 3 ½ inches from the top edge of the sleeve seam.
The sleeve patch represents the black triangular shield with the White Star of Hope with a blue triangle in the orange circle.
The white eight-pointed star means that the rescuers are ready to assist in any part of the world.
The orange color of the circle symbolizes danger, emergency.
The blue triangle symbolizes stability and reliability, as a triangle, or pyramid is the most stable of geometric figures.
At the bottom of the sleeve patch, at the left and right, there are laurel branches symbolizing valor and courage of the rescuers.
The main symbol of the Ministry of Civil Defense, Emergencies and Disaster Relief (EMERCOM) of the Russian Federation is the White Star of Hope and Salvation, on the basis of which the emblem of EMERCOM of Russia has been created. The Star is a vertically starched octangle, in the center of which there is an international distinguishing sign of civil defense – a blue triangle in the orange circle.
EMERCOM is the primary rescue service of Russia. It manages the territorial and municipal rescue and fire protection services.
At its command there are search and rescue teams, armed military formations, its own aviation, disaster medicine.
Emergency phone number in Russia: 112 or 01.