How to stay safe during a flood
Below you will find information about how to stay safe when an area has flooded.
- Do not let children or pets onto affected grass or paved areas until cleaned.
- After the grass has grown and been cut once there should be no further risk as sunlight and soil will usually destroy harmful bacteria within a week.
- Do not eat any vegetables you may be growing that have been contaminated with flood water.
Page updated: 04/12/2020