31 Oct '16, 10am

Government beefs up guidance to protect businesses that are vulnerable to flood risk

Government beefs up guidance to protect businesses that are vulnerable to flood risk

As winter once again threatens to bring increased risks of flooding to thousands of the UK's households and businesses, the government has released a new action plan and web portal, designed to help people minimise the impact on their property of any flooding. Late last week the government published the new Property Flood Resilience Action Plan and unveiled a 'one stop shop' web portal, www.centre4resilience.org , offering advice on how to best protect properties from floods. Related articles Why our roads could be the next big victim of climate change Businesses called on to beef up resilience, as government insists 'lessons learnt' from winter floods Public sector 'largely unprepared' for global warming impact, survey suggests Seven top tips for tackling the flood risks facing your business The action plan, which was chaired by leading building industry executive Dr Pete...

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