The bright blue sky is driving Adrian chamber (54), the top managers of the Corona-campaign of the Federal office for health (BAG), the worry lines on the forehead. First, he fought to the attention of the population. Now with the nice weather. The chamber knows exactly: in view of the high temperatures it will fall to many, at the weekend, hard to follow the advice of the Federal government, and remain well-behaved indoors.

Bucheli was back

whistling With a special action, the FOPH wants to appeal now to the reason of the population. The idea is to In weather broadcasts, which run daily on various channels, to call the moderators on the Friday and before the Easter weekend, once again, stay home. Various Wetterfeen and weather from the from the BAG dedicated Agency been asked to frogs for.

But ironically, the biggest licence-fee funded broadcasters in the country makes the Federal government the brush-off. The main output of the “SRF Meteo” is currently in the TV show with the second highest ratings. It is not if the action is officially here. VIEW white: chief meteorologist Thomas Bucheli (58) had already promised was then whistled back.

SRF pushes independence ahead of

As the reason for the cancellation of the SRF leads to its independence. “SRF, and thus SRF Meteo reports, independently and with the necessary professional distance and not be able to be on the stations part of a campaign,” says spokesman Stefan Wyss. It could be that “SRF Meteo” the Corona of the recommendations of the BAG will be discussed. Special calls were it not for but.

SRF have allowed “only to an earlier time” moderators, in the case of the Corona-campaign of the Federal government to participate. Namely, as it was about making a solidarity call to interior Minister Alain Berset (47) on Social Media to redistribute. That you have once given the green light, that does not mean, automatically, each new campaign is a measure of BAG to go along with.

private channels

BAG-man chamber are regrets the SRF collection. “For us, it is increasingly more difficult with time, to bring the message to the people,” he says. Because the danger was that they would of the subject tired. “We need the support of the population, but urgent.”

Support of the Federal authorities, meanwhile, of the weatherman, Peter Wick (53), chief of Meteonews. The company produces, among other things, for TeleZüri, Tele M1 and other local stations to the weather broadcasts. For Wick, it is, of course, that he is participating in the action. She was “absolutely useful,” he says. “We will integrate the call, therefore, is safe in Moderation.”

Test before Easter

The BAG, moreover, on other channels, Gas. In addition to advertisements and Online Ads, it relies on advertising in weather Apps. The previous campaign with the Hygiene – and-distance rules has expanded the Federal government. “You stay at home – even when the weather is nice”, it is now called.

you can use the upcoming weekend as a test run for the upcoming Easter days. The BAG delegate Daniel Koch (64) announced: Depending on how the rules would be followed, will discuss a possible aggravation of the measures next week.


The Coronavirus currently holds the world in suspense. Many countries are taking measures such as Closing schools or limiting public events, to prevent the spread. In Switzerland, too, the grass, the Virus magnetized. All of the current information and Figures around the topic there is in the Coronavirus-Ticker.

I Have the corona virus or just the flu?

The Coronavirus spreads further – also in Switzerland. Especially in the flu season, you can assess for yourself whether one is ill with the Coronavirus, or whether you just have an ordinary flu. The differences are subtle, but they exist. VIEWS is defined.

protection against Coronavirus

recommendations of the Federal office for health, how you can protect yourself:


wash your hands: Wash your hands regularly with soap and water or use a Hand sanitizer. Don’t sneeze, you Sneeze into the hands, or cough in a handkerchief; or if you have none, in the bend of your elbow. Handkerchiefs to dispose of properly: paper towels, should be disposed of after use in a closed waste bin. You stay in fever and cough necessarily at home.

contact minimize

Stay home and avoid wherever possible contact with people. You go only in the following exceptional situations, out of the house: the food doctor shopping or pharmacy visit / the home office is for your job not possible / you have to help other people. You keep if possible 2 meters distance to your fellow human beings, for example, in a line or at meetings. Avoid contact with people breathing or have a cough. You avoid public transport. You can be all that is possible to home deliver. Important: No welcome kiss, no hugs, no shaking hands.

stay Informed

Note the local instructions and recommendations. Strictly to the rules and announcements of the authorities. Infoline Coronavirus: 058 463 00 00, 24 hours a day available Info-page of the BAG: bag-coronavirus.

when should the ch one to the doctor?

do not Go out in the symptoms (difficulty breathing, cough, or fever) in the Public and contact you immediately – first by phone, a Doctor, a doctor or a health care facility.


remains The Situation until Further notice. The Federal government informed in regular intervals about the current developments. It applies now more than ever: peace and quiet preserved, and the thing in common to serve.