The Original StudyRisk Assessment
(1994)identified banded flood risk areas by post-code
against the EA's Sea Defence Survey (SDS).
Update StudyRisk Assessment (1995)reviewed
output from earlier 1994 study against the EA's Sea Defence Survey
ThamesUpstream of and Including the
BarrierEstablished reasonable levels of confidence
that the Thames defences and the Barrier provided London and environs
with adequate protection against flood events, either fresh water,
fluvial or combined.
Single Storm Eventestablished
MPL for worst case flood scenarios and identified a combined East
and South Coast event as the most extreme potentially.
Critical Defences (or "Weak Links")
Coastal/Estuarine Studyjointly sponsored by ABI and
EA to identify defences requiring priority improvement or undefended
areas needing attention.
Inland Flood Risksrecently published
MTRS report analysing main issues around inland flooding placing
initial estimates on exposure and MPL's.
sponsored research supported by ABI to assess implications of
flood for policy/strategy for the insurance industrynot