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Winter flooding 2015 16 the story so far

The ABI has published a new infographic showing how insurers have responded to the flooding caused by storms Desmond, Eva and Frank.

2015/16 Flooding in numbersABI figures published on January 11, 2016 show that between December 3, 2015 and January 3, 2016 the insurance response included:

  • £24 million in total spent on emergency payments to households and businesses
  • 3,000 families helped into alternative accommodation
  • £50,000: the average cost of a domestic property flood claim
  • More than 8,300 loss adjuster visits made since December 3, 2015

View our flooding in numbers page for the latest figures.


Last updated 01/07/2016