If you have suffered a flood you will know how devastating and distressing it is.
With one in six homes in England and Wales estimated to be at risk of flooding from either rivers and sea or surface water, the ABI is urging estate agents and property websites to provide up-front information about flood risk, using a simple traffic-light style mark. The ABI has unveiled its proposed design and showing how the symbols would work for property adverts, in the same way Energy Performance Certificates do.
The Association of British Insurers has a packed programme of events in store at the party conferences this year.
The South East Plan - Consultation
Fighting Flooding: Securing a Fair Future for Consumers, Business and Government
Response to National Flood Resilience Review
The Environment Agency has identified around 660 flood defences needing repair work in the wake of the December storms.
ABI responds to report from the Environmental Audit Committee on Flooding Cooperation across Government.
The ABI has published an infographic showing how insurers have responded to the recent flooding in the UK.
The ABI advises anyone who has suffered flood damage to contact their home insurer as soon as possible. Most will have 24-hour emergency helplines, which can give advice on what to do and arrange repairs as quickly as possible.