Description

Various aspects of protecting properties in the event of flooding depend upon the characteristics of the building. This webinar will evaluate the impact that these various construction types can have and assess how the future of house construction may change to encompass flood resilience aspects. This will include a discussion with construction professionals within BRE to understand how common industry construction practices may impact its flood resilience.

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Course Author(s)

Matt Barker

Consultant, BRE Centre for Resilience

Matt has been very heavily involved with several workstreams within Defra’s Property Flood Resilience Roundtable and leads Task Group 3 of this group. This included the development and management of an independent guidance portal for home and business owners within the UK – www.floodguidance.co.uk. He has also worked on the development of a national property flood resilience database (PFR-d), which can record flood resilience measures that have been installed on homes within the UK.

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