Preparing an Emergency Flood Grab Bag

Flooding can occur at any time of day or night and often with very little warnings so you may have to leave your home at very short notice. If you live in a high flood risk area it pays to be as prepared as possible and that includes having an Emergency Grab Bag to hand. Store your bag upstairs if possible and don’t forget to note its location on your flood plan.
What kind of bag should you use?
You should use something that is waterproof and easy to carry, dry bags are ideal as they are lightweight and can be dragged through water.
What should you include in your emergency grab bag?
And if you have time:
How to store your emergency flood kit?
REMEMBER to check your flood kit regularly to ensure that food and water supplies are in date and that batteries etc still work.