Six rescued from Swiss Alps after Boxing Day avalanche

Six rescued from Swiss Alps after Boxing Day avalanche

Six people have been rescued after an avalanche near the Swiss town of Andermatt, Uri on December 26th.

Thrill seekers’ Christmas adventure ends in nightmare

Thrill seekers’ Christmas adventure ends in nightmare

Hiker saved after rescue services phone in CPR instructions

Hiker saved after rescue services phone in CPR instructions

Swiss scientists develop new ‘electronic rescue dog’

Swiss scientists develop new ‘electronic rescue dog’

Teen killed in tragic glacier crevasse fall

Teen killed in tragic glacier crevasse fall

WATCH: Swiss water police rescue drowning deer

WATCH: Swiss water police rescue drowning deer

Accidents claim three lives in the Swiss mountains over the weekend

Accidents claim three lives in the Swiss mountains over the weekend

Ferry worker rescues young child who fell into Lake Geneva

Ferry worker rescues young child who fell into Lake Geneva

Two-year-old rescued from crevice after 14-hour ordeal

Two-year-old rescued from crevice after 14-hour ordeal

Climbers rescued after a chilly night on the Jungfrau summit

Climbers rescued after a chilly night on the Jungfrau summit

New kits aim to save pets in emergency situations

New kits aim to save pets in emergency situations

Lauterbrunnen basejumper saved in nighttime operation

Lauterbrunnen basejumper saved in nighttime operation

Drones to help Swiss rescue dogs find missing people

Drones to help Swiss rescue dogs find missing people

Herd of cows killed in fire on Swiss farm

Herd of cows killed in fire on Swiss farm

Ticino firefighters rescue cow from swimming pool

Ticino firefighters rescue cow from swimming pool

American basejumper saved in amazing 13-hour rescue

American basejumper saved in amazing 13-hour rescue

Mountain biker survives icy plunge into the Rhine

Mountain biker survives icy plunge into the Rhine

Family searches for missing US speedflyer in Swiss Alps

Family searches for missing US speedflyer in Swiss Alps

Swiss police save horse in dramatic river rescue

Swiss police save horse in dramatic river rescue

Paraglider trapped in power line drama

Paraglider trapped in power line drama

Rega CEO ‘earns more than a cabinet minister’

Rega CEO ‘earns more than a cabinet minister’

Near-record level temperatures recorded

Near-record level temperatures recorded

Swiss medics to train Vatican guards in first aid

Swiss medics to train Vatican guards in first aid