Being #FloodReady

3 ways to be #floodready

Perception

Reality

54% of Canadians are not concerned about floods damaging their homes. *

Floods cost Canadians millions of dollars per year in property damage and other losses.

40% think they’re covered by overland flood insurance, or don’t know if they are. *

Overland flooding is generally not covered by standard home insurance.

60% have done nothing to protect their homes because they don’t think they’re at risk. *

Floods can occur in any region of Canada, at any time of year.

Don’t wait for the water!

Take steps to protect your property.

Visit Canada.ca/Flood-Ready

Source: Flood Mitigation Public Awareness Campaign – Baseline Study, TNS for Public Safety Canada, 2016

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