Prepare an emergency kit including emergency numbers, insurance policy, first aid kit, torch and water. Use our home emergency contacts sheet. Have a list of irreplaceable items to make safe – and keep important personal documents in a sealed bag.
With careful planning, local preventative flood action can reduce, or possibly avoid, the impact of flooding. Local action could include placing of flood boards across openings; blocking airbricks; creating sandbag walls or temporary defence systems.
The following website describes in more detail procedures to follow and even has a template regarding the procedures to follow. This can be printed off as an example to support your answer. Copy and paste the URL into your browser bar.
Sep 14, 2012 03:40 AM