Water Risk: How can insurers help companies mitigate the reputational risk associated with water scarcity?

The Great British weather means our water-related problems tend to be concerned with too much rather than too little of the wet stuff, and with the flooding that occurred at the start of the year impacting rates and engendering game-changing schemes such as Flood Re, water looks set to remain on the UK insurance agenda for the foreseeable future.

But with factors such as climate change and population growth putting pressure on supply, a new risk is on the horizon.