China will establish accountability for lightning and surge accident chase

According to the China Meteorological Administration statistics, from 1997 to 2005, around the direct losses caused by lightning strikes occur in more than one million yuan more than 200 each year due to lightning casualties of more than 1,000 people.

China will fully establish and improve the responsibility system for mine disaster reduction, strict accountability system for lightning accident. CMA and SAWS has recently jointly issued a notice. In the future, once the result of protective measures in place to deal with emergencies or disasters may force caused a major accident, meteorological authorities and relevant administrative departments will strictly pursue the responsibility of the principal leaders of relevant units.