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Last edited 16 Feb 2021
Guidance on the code of practice for property flood resilience, published by CIRIA in 2021, defines preparedness as: ‘The ability to ensure effective response to the impact of hazards, including the issue of timely and effective early warnings and the temporary evacuation of people and property from the threatened location.’
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