Measures against hail

Hail protection nets on apple trees
Personal measures
  • Move quickly to the inside of a building or seek shelter under hail-resistant cover.
  • Blinds and shutters can be protected against hail damage by opening/raising them.

 

Technical measures
  • Agricultural areas and crops can be protected using small-mesh nets (known as anti-hail nets).
  • Use of hail-resistant materials in the construction of houses.