Flood Risk Management - Flood Resistance and Resilience
Managing flood risk is easier rather stop it. Most importantly the concept of flood resistance and flood resilience proceed to the cost-effective solution to mitigate flood risk. This concept requires to an interaction of builders / architects and infrastructure designers behind flood defences and defence line.
Both, resistance and resilience flood risk measures are taken as risk mitigations under certain circumstances including strategic measures of local authorities and environment agency, as for example flood warning system, and actions to create options for infrastructure uses and locations.
The factors like insurance cover unlikely give any protection under the worst case scenario of flood risk to their properties and infrastructure, the only way to protect from the flood impacts through possible improvements as offered from flood risk planner and authorities in addition to improving possible measures for flood resistance and resilience.