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5,000 On Standby For Insurers’ Winter Flooding Response

November 2, 2015 10:53 am

Insurers have a small army of people ready to go into immediate action in the event of any flooding this winter, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) announced today. Ahead of the anniversary of last winter’s severe floods, which began on December 4th, the ABI is reassuring people that insurers have thousands of staff on standby to deal with severe flooding this year. This  staff includes : 2,750 people to handle calls about claims and 2,250 people available to send in on the ground to support customers, assess damage and initiate repairs. Insurers have immediate access to tens of thousands...