Christmas Day flood – River Medway in & around Maidstone

Flooding in Maidstone Kent

Here is a youtube video of the River Medway flood in and around Maidstone, Kent on Christmas Day 2013. You should inform your insurer if your property is less than 400 metres from a lake, reservoir, river or seafront or in a known flood risk area or in an area that has been affected by flooding. If you aren’t sure about what to disclose with regard to flood insurance, ask an independent insurance broker for … click to continue…

12 Tips To Help You Clear Up After A Flood

Why flood insurance is vital for businesses

The recent extreme weather across the UK reminds us how important it is to have insurance for flood damage if you are a business owner. There were reports of some flooding in Gillingham, Strood and Rochester last night but the Medway area seems to have got away fairly lightly compared to other areas of Kent. If your company has been affected by a flood you will know how devastating it can be and the amount … click to continue…

5 tips to ensure your business insurance pays out in the event of a flood

With hundreds of flood warnings in force across England and Wales, it is important that business owners make sure they have adequate insurance in place to help protect them in the event of flooding. Here are five things you can do to make sure you have the right cover: Check that your business insurance policy covers you for flooding. Look at your business insurance schedule and review the values for buildings and contents. Check that … click to continue…