28 September 2019
Photovoltaic systems (Solar panels)
Solar photovoltaic (PV) systems are often known as solar panels. Though there are few risks, our guidance highlights some considerations to make before installation.
If you know your home is at risk, there are a few ways you can prepare for flooding.
You can check the risk of flooding in your area by visiting:
Creating a ‘flood kit’ ensures that you will have essentials items to hand. Include items such as:
Flooding in the form of surface water run off (SWRO) can strike in areas where there has been no prior history of flooding. It’s therefore important to tune in to weather notifications so you can stay alert to warnings in your area.
If you experience a flood and need advice about what to do, the government provide a list of available resources that may be useful.