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Flooding the numbers so far

Flooding 2014 - the numbers so farThe ABI has published an infographic showing how insurers have responded to the recent flooding in the UK.

ABI figures from December 23, 2013 to February 12, 2013 show: 

  • £14 million spent on emergency payments to households and businesses
  • £24 million spent on immediate alternative accommodation, across hotels, bed & breakfasts, apartments, and rented properties
  • 1,800 extra staff reassigned to customer facing roles since the start of the flooding
  • More than 5,000 loss adjuster visits and 2,000 loss adjusters ready and waiting for when the waters go down

View our 2014 floods: in numbers page for the latest figures.

Last updated 01/07/2016