House in France struck by lightning? How to claim

Lightning strikes can cause severe damage to homes, especially to electricity wiring and electric systems

Homeowners in France looking to claim on insurance after their home is hit by lightning in a storm may be required to obtain an "attestation de foudroiement" to do so. We explain what this is, and how to get one.

As severe storms have hit the southwest of the country in recent days, lightning strikes may have been on homeowners’ minds.

But if your home is hit by lightning and you wish to claim on your insurance for ...

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