Advice for Flooded Businesses
You will learn
- What help is available for food manufacturers
- How to stay safe when recovering the business
We have pulled together a selection of guidance for flood affected businesses to save you the time searching.
The Federation of Small Businesses have some of the best advice:
If you are in catering, or food manufacture, specific advice is available from the Food Standards Agency:
You may need to contact your local Environmental Health Officer. They will be employed by your local council (not the County Council) find their contacts here:
Beginning an insurance claim will be top of most to do lists once the water subsides. Here is a guide from the Association of British Insurers on advice for businesses affected by flooding:
When it is time to recover the business, the Health and Safety Executive have a brief guide to ensure you stay safe:
If you got caught out once, or think you might in future, make time to make a plan. It could be a great investment:
We hope this covered all the main points, but if there is something missing, or you have a specific query, get in touch via Twitter, which is also great way to keep on top of fast moving situations such as flooding.