Health hazards post-flooding

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As the UK faces an increased risk of flooding, insurers face increasing liability from failure to correctly identify their role in claims settlement of flood or water damaged properties.

This accountability may arise from the failure to identify resultant contamination, especially biological issues such as bacteria and mould and chemical issues such as mycotoxins.

Post's article focuses on health hazards post-flooding.

Topics covered:

- Assessing loss adjusters and contractors.

- Environmental conditions.