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How to prepare for flooding

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Flooding can happen at any time and, when it does, can be incredibly stressful and traumatic for all involved. However, there are things you can do to prepare for a flood that can minimise the impact.


For you

For you

Learn how to protect yourself, your family and your home.

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For your community

For your community

If you’re responsible for an organisation, such as a school, hospital, care home or community group, make sure you're prepared for flooding.

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For your business

For your business

There are actions businesses can take to reduce the impact of flooding – starting with finding out whether you are at risk.

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Yorkshire Water

Lee Pitcher

General Manager - Living With Water

Lynnsey Pilmer

Communications and Engagement Manager

Catherine Johnson

Portfolio Manager

Emma Brown

Programme Manager

Eve Pierrepoint

Portfolio Manager

Gary Collins

Flood Risk and Engagement Manager

Environment Agency

Neil Longden

Area Flood and Coastal Risk Manager

Andrew Barron

Flood and Coastal Risk Management, Senior Advisor, Partnership & Strategic Overview Team, Yorkshire (East)

Kim Tan

Advisor, Flood Resilience Team

Paul Stockhill

East Yorkshire Partnerships Manager

Hull City Council

Mark Jones MBE

Head of Economic Development

Rachel Glossop

Flood Risk Planning Manager

Alex Codd

Director of Economic Regeneration

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Alan Menzies

Director of Planning and Economic Regeneration

Astrid Paget

Principal Engineer - Flood Risk Strategy

Ben Kirby

Assistant Principal Engineer

University of Hull

Dan Parsons

Director, Energy and Environment Institute

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