Seesam: global warming effects are noted in LATVIA more and more each year

Natural occurrences caused by climate change create major losses for businesses and private persons in Latvia, according to information compiled by Seesam on insurance claim payments performed in the past decade.

In Latvia, residents feel the effects of global warming more and more every year. Climate change is expressed in the form of heavy rainfall, storms, hail and other natural phenomena of increasing strength and frequency. Data shows that the largest losses of the past decade were caused by storm and hail. Losses caused by heavy rainfall and lightning strikes have also been increasing in recent years. Losses caused by snow have declined in recent years. Read the full story

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