Post-Flooding Fact Sheets for Residents and Businesses
Useful Web Links regading Flooding
Please see below links regarding Flooding in Greater Manchester:
Useful Twitter Links:
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/EnvAgency
Met Office North West Warnings
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/metofficeNWEng
Manchester Evening News
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/MENnewsdesk
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/BBCBreaking
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/SkyNewsBreak
Greater Manchester Police
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/gmpolice
Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/ManchesterFire
North West Ambulance Service
Twitter address: https://twitter.com/NWAmbulance
Social Media Support During Flooding: Can You Help?
We want to work together to encourage people to check if they are at risk of flooding. If they are at risk we need them to protect their homes and businesses. Click the link to read more:
Social media support – can you help?
We want to work together to encourage people to check if they are at risk of flooding. If they are at risk we need them to protect their homes and businesses.
There is information on how to check flood risk and sign up for warnings on our flood pages. Help us to signpost those pages to people at risk.
How you can get help?
· Retweet flood awareness messages using #floodaware
· Follow @EnvAgencyNW for messages to retweet. We are posting every morning.
· Add the #floodaware Twibbon to your profile picture on Twitter and/or Facebook: https://twibbon.com/Support/Flood-Aware.
· Keep an eye out on Environment Agency TV for our You Tube films on what people would hate to lose during a flood, our incident response and how businesses can be prepared for flooding and severe weather in the future. Share the films with your followers, or embed them on your website.
Public Health England Flood Leaflets
These leaflets designed by Public Health England provide advice and guidance around specific aspects of flooding as well as a general Frequently Asked Questions
Guidance on Post-Flood Insurance
If you've been affected by flooding over the Christmas period, The Responding To Major Floods leaflet by the Association of British Insurers sets out the support you can expect from your insurer in the days, weeks and months after a major flood.
Insurers will do everything they can to help customers as quickly as is practically possible given the scale of the flooding and its continuing impact on access to flooded areas.
National FLood Forum Guidance Leaflet
The National Flood Forum have prepared a general guidance leaflet which has useful advice for before, during and after flooding has occurred.