Grand Theatre water damaged after years of renovation

Grand Theatre water damaged after years of renovation

Oct. 7, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The newly renovated Grand Theatre in Geneva suffered significant damage after the sprinkler system went off two morni...
Drivers could pay pollution and healthcare costs in canton Zurich

Drivers could pay pollution and healthcare costs in canton Zurich

Aug. 27, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Canton Zurich could significantly hike the car tax.
CHF 100,000 damage after vandals turn on water tap

CHF 100,000 damage after vandals turn on water tap

Aug. 26, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
An estimated CHF 100,000 worth of damage was caused over the weekend to an apartment building in the town of Buchs in...
Major storm kills 2 and floods Geneva

Major storm kills 2 and floods Geneva

June 17, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Large parts of cantons Geneva and Vaud and neighbouring France were battered by a major storm on Saturday afternoon.
Hail damage to vineyards expected to reach CHF 4 million

Hail damage to vineyards expected to reach CHF 4 million

July 27, 2018, 9 a.m.
Damage to vineyards during violent hailstorms in the cantons of Geneva and Vaud a week ago is expected to lead to ins...
Check your car for pine marten damage

Check your car for pine marten damage

May 4, 2018, 6:36 a.m.
It’s the height of pine marten season and car owners are being warned to check their cables and if possible loc...
A quarter of Swiss wood harvest felled in storms

A quarter of Swiss wood harvest felled in storms

Jan. 19, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The storm at the beginning of the week felled a quarter of the amount of trees that are normally harvested in a year.
Another storm on the way

Another storm on the way

Jan. 18, 2018, 6:06 a.m.
Another storm is on the way and will be at full strength over the weekend.
Storm Evi batters Switzerland

Storm Evi batters Switzerland

Jan. 17, 2018, 5:45 a.m.
The country was battered by high winds in many areas last night as storm Evi passed through. Wind speeds of 180 kph w...
Major avalanche risk in many areas

Major avalanche risk in many areas

Jan. 5, 2018, 11:05 a.m.
Authorities are warning of extreme avalanche risk in many areas following the storm.
Insurers prepare for big storm payout

Insurers prepare for big storm payout

Jan. 5, 2018, 11:03 a.m.
Insurers are counting the cost of the storm. Payouts could be as high as CHF 50m. The main costs will be damaged buil...
Recent storm damage costs could reach CHF 85 million

Recent storm damage costs could reach CHF 85 million

July 14, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Property insurance companies have so far received 4,000 claims following last weekend’s storms, which badly hit...
Weekend storms wreak havoc in the canton of Aargau

Weekend storms wreak havoc in the canton of Aargau

July 10, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Floods, landslides and power cuts have caused massive damage in parts of Switzerland over the weekend.
Feather thief behind bars after CHF6 million museum raids

Feather thief behind bars after CHF6 million museum raids

July 6, 2017, 7:08 a.m.
A man who stole 10,000 bird feathers from natural history museum exhibits is starting a three-year prison sentence ha...
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