The disaster on top of the floods: how the relief work in W…

Now that the National Crisis Center is no longer coordinating the water disaster in Wallonia, crisis management has been transferred to the provincial governors of Liège, Namur and Luxembourg. In the meantime, the Walloon government has also set up a Special Commission for Reconstruction. But whether the approach to the flooding will go smoothly as […]

Insurers: hundreds of Dutch Limburgers can…

©  AFP For hundreds of Dutch people it will certainly take until the end of the year before they can go home again after the flooding in Limburg. According to insurers Interpolis and Centraal Beheer, the houses first have to dry for weeks before repair work can be started. Source: The Telegraph Yesterday at 5:27 […]

Insurers: hundreds of Dutch Limburgers can…

For hundreds of Dutch people it will certainly take until the end of the year before they can go home again after the flooding in Limburg. According to insurers Interpolis and Centraal Beheer, the houses first have to dry for weeks before repair work can be started. More than half of the 950 claims reported […]

Flood-affected areas of Belgium hit by downpours again

Photo: twitter.com/louise030420 New flooding in Belgium Streams washed away cars, turned up boulders, dragged asphalt slabs behind them. However, the intensity of the rains subsided rather quickly. In Belgium, the bad weather hit the areas again, affected just over a week back from the worst flood. As reported on Saturday, July 24, the Belga News […]

Turkey floods after heavy rains

Photo: Telegram Heavy rains cause flooding in Turkey The Arhavi River overflowed its banks – the regional center and rural roads were flooded. Search and rescue operations are underway. Floods began in northeastern Turkey in the provinces of Rize and Artvin. This was announced by the country’s Emergency Management Department on Thursday, July 22. “Today, […]

Flooding in China: the death toll has exceeded 30

In the city of Zhengzhou, powerful flooding Over 250 thousand people have been evacuated to safe areas. But in total there are more than 3 million people in the disaster zone. As a result of floods in China’s central province of Henan, the death toll has risen to 33. Xinhua citing data from local authorities […]

Bakker shows completely destroyed bakery in Pepinster: ‘Send…

Almost one week after the flood, the inhabitants of Pepinster in Liège are licking their wounds. Baker David Alexandre (36) saw his life’s work go down because of the water. On Monday, he was visited by an insurance company. In the video above, he gives a tour of his flooded bakery. 69-year-old Christiane Mathonet Sluse […]

Elementary insurance: No compulsory insurance

Flood in Bad Neuenahr Location in the floodplain – here the city of Bad Neuenahr after the devastating flood disaster triggered by heavy rainfall and the flooding of the Ahr. (Foto: action press) For many, looking into the past seems like the solution to a big problem at the moment. Up until 1994 there was an […]

Insurers cover damage to Geul and Roer, not at the Maas

Valkenburg / Berg / Walem / Houthem / Iron / Felt / Sibbe / Oud-Valkenburg / Schin op Geul / Berg en Terblijt / Geulhem / Terblijt – If your home on the Geul, Gulp or Roer is flooded, the insurers will cover the damage. If you live on the Maas, this does not apply. […]

What those affected should consider in the event of flood damage

Updated on July 20, 2021, 2:33 pm The floods of the past few days have caused damage the extent of which cannot yet be grasped. Those affected are now dependent on help, from the population, but also from insurance companies. We will show you which central points you, as a person affected by the flood, […]