Environmental guidance for your business in Northern Ireland & Scotland
Make sure that you are flood aware. Is your site at risk from any type of flooding? You could be at risk from:
You can check using flood maps.
NetRegs has a list of resources you can use to prepare for flooding, including guidance on where to find flood protection equipment.
NetRegs: Manage flood risk
Carry out a fire risk assessment to identify and reduce potential causes of site fires. Use this to position extinguishers, fire blankets or sprinklers. Invite the Fire and Rescue Service to your site to discuss potential outcomes of fires, how to prevent them, best practice techniques and how to develop an incident response plan.
Be aware of risks associated with climate change. For information visit:
Preparing for emergencies: flooding and fire
Guidance - Noise and vibration management: environmental permits, Guidance - Noise and vibration management: environmental permits
Environmental Plans, Principles and Governance for Northern Ireland – Synopsis of Responses, Public responses to the Discussion Document: Environmental Plans, Principles and Governance
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