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Overlooked flood risks put many in danger

Wednesday 30 Aug 17 10:00am

Grin and bear it in flooded England … but it’s sometimes too serious for that | Peter Cooper


By PAUL BROWN | With flood risks and damage from extreme events increasing across Europe, homeowners in areas of greatest risk are still not taking enough measures to protect themselves.

Researchers report in the journal Risk Analysis their efforts to discover how to motivate people to keep themselves safe and protect their property from flood damage.

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