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Property Level Flood Protection surveys, Chesterfield
Jun 24, 2014

RAB Consultants has recently completed 61 Property Level Flood Protection (PLFP) surveys and reports on behalf of Chesterfield Borough Council.

Key activities in this work included:

  • Liaising with homeowners and setting up appointments to carry out household surveys;

  • Flood awareness engagement with homeowners, explaining flood resistance strategies and confirming homeowner’s participation and permission for implementing recommendations;

    Carrying out a topographic survey to identify ground and threshold levels (GPS verified);

    Undertaking property surveys to identify routes of water ingress (in line with DEFRA’s Household-Level Flood Protection Surveys template); and

    Preparation of individual householder reports.