Storms Damage Homes, Raise Flood Risk Across South

Storms damage homes, raise flood risk across South

Officials in Drew County are going house-to-house in and around Monticello, Ark., where numerous trees were blown onto trailers ...

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    01/31/2014 - 7:06 am | View Link
  • UK storms: Communities face more disruption
    The Isle of Portland, once home to the Royal Navy and Olympic sailing events, knows its coastline only too well and the damage the sea can do. Sirens are in place which raise the alarm ... urged people to check the flood risk in their area via its website ...
    01/4/2014 - 2:07 am | View Link
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  • Storm & Flood Damage Insurance
    If you’re worried about your property being at risk of floods this winter, our guide has plenty of ideas to help you reduce any damage. We’ve also got information ...
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  • Flood Risk Home Insurance
    If you live in an area that is prone to flooding then you will need specialist flood risk home insurance. Read our guide at MoneySuperMarket.
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