He said this at a meeting on the development of the coal industry in Kuzbass.

The President noted that we are talking about workplaces.

“But still, where it is dangerous to work and this danger is too great, for some other technological reasons, of course, life is life,” Putin added.

On November 25, an accident occurred at the Listvyazhnaya mine in Kuzbass, as a result of which 51 people died and dozens were injured.

The Investigative Committee opened a case.