An avalanche is a large amount of snow moving quickly down a mountain. It is a big danger in the mountain areas, where the risk of excessive snow and ice is high.

For your peace of mind, Luko has prepared some advice on how to protect yourself and your house during this extreme weather condition.

Things to do before the event to avoid damage:

  • Close and securely fasten doors and windows.

  • Stay indoor and do not go to the mountains.

  • Cut electricity and prepare an emergency kit.

  • Prepare to leave the risk area if possible.

  • Follow governmental alerts.

Things to do after the event to report damage:

  • Be careful not to touch any electrical/ telephone cables that have been blown down or are still hanging.

  • Do a damage assessment of your house and check the exterior and interior of your house to make sure everything is in order.

  • Take photos and video of all the damage that took place.

☝️In case of damage:

  • From computer and telephone: read this article for more information.

  • From phone: click here to submit your claim.

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