09 June 2020 - 23 June 2020
Whilst engineered flood defences, flood warnings, upper catchment measures and a wide range of other flood risk management interventions are making a real improvement to the number of households and businesses impacted by record flood events such as those seen this winter, there will be increasing need for resilience to be built into individual properties.
There is a need to rapidly increase the number of homes made more resilient through the installation of property flood resilience (PFR) measures. Whether by ‘building back better’ after a flood, or acting to ensure that when the next event occurs, properties will be impacted for days and not months or years, PFR must be rolled out in many communities.
Hear from those affected this winter about how PFR might have made all the difference to them. Learn about pathfinder projects set up to learn lessons on community engagement. Understand the requirements of the Code of Practice and debate how this growing industry must develop to ensure that access to PFR is affordable and equitable, and delivered to an appropriate standard.
Register for the 3-part series starting 09 June 2020
Thank you to Whitehouse Construction for supporting this webinar series!
Whitehouse Construction has been a long-time supporter of CIWEM, particularly in regards to Property Flood Resilience (PFR) and played an active role in the development of the PFR Code of Practice. The CIWEM team is grateful to have the generous support of Whitehouse Construction to support the delivery of this webinar series free of charge to the public. Learn more about Whitehouse Construction's work in Property Flood Resilience.
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Chair's welcome | Graham Brogden, GJB Consultancy
PFR as a component of climate resilient places | Ed Barsley, The Environmental Design Studio
Making PFR success stories the new normal | Mary Dhonau, MDA
Insurance sector perspective - where next? | Sarah Brodie, Association of British Insurers
How to get insurance companies on-side to push the Code of Practice | Ian Gibbs, Sedgwick
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