Geneva noisy traffic disrupting sleep

Geneva noisy traffic disrupting sleep

April 24, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Residents in the centre of Geneva say noise is a major problem.
Canton Aargau to get first speed camera

Canton Aargau to get first speed camera

April 18, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The canton of Aargau is to get its first fixed speed camera.
Easter holiday traffic backs up 14km at Gotthard tunnel

Easter holiday traffic backs up 14km at Gotthard tunnel

April 15, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
The Easter Holiday getaway started over the weekend - leading to major delays at the Gotthard tunnel. 
Nail strips left on autoroute

Nail strips left on autoroute

April 9, 2019, 6:55 a.m.
Aargau police want to know who left nail strips on the side of the A3 autoroute near Möhlin. The strips were mad...
Parking sensors ignored by drivers

Parking sensors ignored by drivers

April 8, 2019, 9:02 a.m.
Swiss insurers say parking sensors are not cutting the rate of accidents in car parks. The head of accident research ...
Man killed on A1 changing tyre

Man killed on A1 changing tyre

April 4, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
A man was killed on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon while changing a tyre on the hard shoulder.
City dwellers prefer more pedestrian and bicycle areas

City dwellers prefer more pedestrian and bicycle areas

March 21, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
People living in cities say they like the public transport system but don’t like traffic jams and traffic noise.
Weekend traffic warning as ski season begins

Weekend traffic warning as ski season begins

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
The ski season kicks off properly this weekend – and the Federal Roads Office is warning of heavy weekend traff...
Politician criticizes snow clearers in Zurich

Politician criticizes snow clearers in Zurich

Jan. 11, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Snow clearing services in Zurich are defending themselves against critics who say they’re not clearing sidewalk...
Parents warned about children snowball throwing

Parents warned about children snowball throwing

Jan. 9, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
Parents are being told if their children throw snowballs irresponsibly, they could be prosecuted.
Government eyes traffic blackspots for improvements

Government eyes traffic blackspots for improvements

Jan. 7, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Reports in yesterday’s NZZ newspaper suggests the Swiss government is examining a series of major road improvem...
Faulty traffic light forces politicians to intervene

Faulty traffic light forces politicians to intervene

Nov. 29, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
A defective traffic light in Biel has been driving motorists crazy for the past two months – and it took interv...
New traffic laws established for 2019

New traffic laws established for 2019

Oct. 11, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Several new traffic laws will come into force in the New Year.
Speeding bikes kibosh lane experiment in Geneva

Speeding bikes kibosh lane experiment in Geneva

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Speeding motorcycles are being blamed for the ending of an experiment to allow bikers to use bus lanes in Geneva.
World's first international car-pooling lane to open in Geneva

World's first international car-pooling lane to open in Geneva

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The world’s first international car-pooling lane will open at a Geneva border crossing next month.
Traffic disrupted in Zurich after man climbs crane

Traffic disrupted in Zurich after man climbs crane

Sept. 12, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
Traffic was disrupted around Zurich main train station yesterday afternoon after a man climbed a crane.
Geneva driver shocked at green traffic light fine

Geneva driver shocked at green traffic light fine

Aug. 22, 2018, 8 a.m.
A driver in Geneva says he’s shocked to get a CHF 250 fine for ignoring a traffic light. It's not that he c...
Traffic jams not just frustrating but also very expensive

Traffic jams not just frustrating but also very expensive

Aug. 9, 2018, 9:38 a.m.
Traffic jams in Switzerland are costing the economy nearly CHF 2 billion a year, according to the latest figures from...
Traffic jams getting worse in Switzerland

Traffic jams getting worse in Switzerland

June 12, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Swiss roads are getting busier and busier and jams are getting worse. That won’t come as a surprise to many com...
French president visit closes roads in Geneva border region

French president visit closes roads in Geneva border region

May 31, 2018, 6:23 a.m.
Major traffic disruption is expected today around the Geneva border region with the Pays de Gex as French president E...
Drivers tackled major delays at Gotthard after fire

Drivers tackled major delays at Gotthard after fire

May 22, 2018, 6:03 a.m.
Holiday makers suffered major jams at the Gotthard Tunnel over the long weekend as the San Bernadino tunnel had to be...
Call to make forming 'emergency lane' law

Call to make forming 'emergency lane' law

May 8, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The federal government is examining if it should make it law that drivers should create a corridor for emergency vehi...
Heavy traffic expected this month

Heavy traffic expected this month

May 7, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
May is the month of public holidays. And the Federal Roads Office is warning of major delays at the weekends.
Road workers stumped by rock

Road workers stumped by rock

April 18, 2018, 7:04 a.m.
Workers building a new lane on the autoroute near Gümligen in Bern have come across a massive rock which is leav...
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