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11-8-2020, 16:30 UTC
[29.01.2007 18:41 UTC] Více autorů
Insurance companies put damage at 1,5 billion crowns

Czech insurance companies say the damage caused by gale-force winds which swept across the country last week should climb to an estimated 1,5 billion Czech crowns. Close to 50, 000 households and three and a half thousand companies have files damage claims to date. The inclement weather in the mountain regions is reportedly slowing down the work of insurance companies in checking out claims but they say there are prepared to meet their obligations fully.