FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Why do I need a third-party insurance?
In Switzerland a basejumper is subject to the same laws and regulations as a skydiver, as defined by the Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA).
What does it cover for?
Your third-party insurance covers for damage to property (houses, cars, power lines, etc...) and damage to uninvolved persons up to 5,000,000 CHF.
Where can I get a third-party insurance?
You can get your third-party insurance at the Tourism Office in Lauterbrunnen. For any question, contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org
Does the insurance cover if my skydiving license has expired?
No it doesn't. For legal basejumping in Switzerland you need a valid skydiving license as basejumpers and skydivers are subject to the same laws and regulations of the Federal Office of Civil Aviation.