Accidents caused by drivers underestimating speed of e-bikes

Accidents caused by drivers underestimating speed of e-bikes

June 17, 2020, 10:19 a.m.
Electric bike users are being warned that drivers often fail to appreciate how fast they’re going. 
Aargau police call for young driver horsepower cap

Aargau police call for young driver horsepower cap

June 3, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
Aargau police are calling for a horsepower limit for young drivers. The police force says over the holiday weekend th...
Taxi driver fined for extortion over customer's lost phone

Taxi driver fined for extortion over customer's lost phone

May 20, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
A taxi driver has been fined for extortion after he demanded CHF 100 to return a lost mobile phone. 
3 arrested after taxi driver killed in Luzern

3 arrested after taxi driver killed in Luzern

March 31, 2020, 9:59 a.m.
Three men have been arrested after a taxi driver was killed in Luzern last Thursday. 
Fifth driver accidentally ends up on train tracks in year

Fifth driver accidentally ends up on train tracks in year

Feb. 28, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
For the fifth time since June last year a driver has taken a wrong turn and ended up on the tracks at Sankt Gallen tr...
Man driving wrong way on autoroute raises questions about elderly drivers

Man driving wrong way on autoroute raises questions about elderly drivers

Feb. 17, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
An elderly driver has been killed after causing several accidents on the A6 near Bern on Saturday afternoon.
Dash cam leads to police driver fine

Dash cam leads to police driver fine

Feb. 11, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
Footage from a 19-year-old’s car dash cam means a Lucerne police driver is getting fined.
Taxi driver faces charges for tasing competition

Taxi driver faces charges for tasing competition

Jan. 21, 2020, 9:51 a.m.
A Lausanne taxi driver is facing charges after allegedly firing a taser at a competitor in December. 
Six drunk drivers caught in Winterthur over weekend

Six drunk drivers caught in Winterthur over weekend

Dec. 17, 2019, 9:34 a.m.
It’s a sign of the festive season. 
Driver wins case against two vignette fines given within 15 minutes

Driver wins case against two vignette fines given within 15 minutes

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A driver has won a battle against getting two fines for not having an autoroute vignette in the space of only 15 minu...
Driver escapes unhurt after skidding car off cliff

Driver escapes unhurt after skidding car off cliff

Dec. 6, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A driver had a narrow escape after his car skidded off the road in canton Graubünden and plunged 200 meters off ...
Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Drunk driver boxed in by fellow motorists

Dec. 2, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A drunk woman driver was stopped by fellow motorists in Geneva when she was spotted zig-zagging on Friday evening wit...
Elderly driver crashes prized corvette in town centre

Elderly driver crashes prized corvette in town centre

Oct. 28, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
An 87-year-old man crashed his prized red corvette into a bank on Saturday morning in the centre of Schwyz.
Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jail

Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jail

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
The motoring organization the TCS is warning drivers who fail to stop to offer help if they see an accident on the ro...
Uber may be forced out of Switzerland

Uber may be forced out of Switzerland

Aug. 14, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
It seems Uber’s days operating in Geneva are numbered. 
More drivers over the limit in Switzerland says survey

More drivers over the limit in Switzerland says survey

Aug. 13, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A European survey run by the Swiss media group Tamedia seems to show Swiss drivers are more likely to get behind the ...
Italian coach driver caught without valid licence

Italian coach driver caught without valid licence

July 23, 2019, 11:25 a.m.
An Italian coach driver has been arrested in canton Valais for not having a valid driving licence.
Taxi driver resigns after driving cab down stairs

Taxi driver resigns after driving cab down stairs

July 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A taxi driver in the town of Zug has decided to resign after he drove his cab down a flight of stairs near the main s...
Geneva tram/bus drivers need more toilets on routes

Geneva tram/bus drivers need more toilets on routes

July 10, 2019, 10:08 a.m.
Unions representing bus and tram drivers in Geneva say more needs to be done to make sure staff have facilities to re...
Disrespectful truck driver loses job

Disrespectful truck driver loses job

May 30, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A truck driver in canton Graubünden has lost his job after a video laced with foul language when overtaking cycl...
Driver wrecks BMW on test drive

Driver wrecks BMW on test drive

May 7, 2019, 6:19 a.m.
A young driver has wrecked a BMW while on a test drive in canton Nidwalden. The 24-year-old was trying out the car du...
Young drivers more prone to car accidents

Young drivers more prone to car accidents

April 26, 2019, 9:46 a.m.
Younger drivers are more likely to have an accident. 
Victim says drunk driver's sentence won't fix injuries

Victim says drunk driver's sentence won't fix injuries

March 8, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A man has been sentenced to three years in jail for causing a serious accident while driving drunk, without a licence...
Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur

Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur

Feb. 20, 2019, 8:13 a.m.
A 15-year-old car thief was stopped in Winterthur after a brief chase with a motorcycle police officer.
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