Property-level flood information

How can homeowners and small businesses persuade insurers to consider all the relevant facts about their flood risk and history?

Does fewer police really mean more crime?

Forces in England and Wales plan a 10% reduction in officers but the impacts are uncertain.

Extreme weather events and corporate responsibility

What is the risk that companies operating in high-carbon industries might in future be held liability for the costs of extreme weather events?

UK tsunami risk

An overview of the evidence.

Theft of non-ferrous metals

The market price of copper presents an economic threat to UK infrastructure.

11 Jul 2012

Areas for improvement in available flood data for England and Wales (Adaptation Sub-Committee report)

This morning the Adaptation Sub-Committee of the Committee on Climate Change, an expert body that advises on the UK Government's programme for adaptation to climate change, published a report to Parliament on the state of preparedness in England and Wales for two of the largest climate risks, flooding and water scarcity (or drought).