SBP Editorial: Government must act now to stop future flooding

13th December, 2015

It will take at least three more weeks to assess the full damage of the severe flooding which has devastated many communities around all the country. The priority for householders, businesses and farmers who have been flooded is to save what possessions they can before contacting their insurance company.

Others are not so fortunate to have that option, having being denied insurance cover since previous flooding events.

There has been a strong wave of public...

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