Flood destroys. Is your business prepared?

November 23, 2015   //   No Comments

The Environment Agency is warning about the risk of flooding  flood warning

Almost 5 million people in England are at risk of flooding. This is only going to increase with a changing climate.  Many people think that flooding will never happen to them – but it could. The winter of 2013 to 2014 was the wettest in England for nearly 250 years and around 11,000 residential and commercial properties flooded.  There are 3 simple steps you can take to be better prepared for flooding:

  1. Use the Environment Agency’s maps to find out if you’re at risk from flooding.
  2. Sign up for free flood warnings for your area.
  3. Create a flood plan – read the business flood plan guidance.