Storm coming: turn off the TV, the music, the computer

Lake Geneva region (Le Matin, Fre) – Wild thunderstorms blow through the Lake Geneva region this time of year and 2007 is no exception. Several heavy storms in recent days have resulted in hundreds of electronic goods landing in repair shops. Le Matin asks for advice and learns that when storms hit, your first reaction should be to unplug television sets, computers, music systems and even telephones. The repairs from storm damage can quickly amount to more than the cost of replacing them.