Weathering the Storm: a business guide to climate change adaptation

Climate East Midlands has fully updated its guide to help businesses increase their resilience to severe weather and climate change, called "Weathering the storm: saving and making money in a changing climate." The guide was originally published in 2010, and has been updated in 2012. Updates include revised text and refreshed links and sources of further information.

This highly accessible guide introduces businesses to how the climate is likely to change and what it will mean for them. Sections on insurance, premises, people, utilities, IT and data security, suppliers, logistics and delivery, products, processes, stock and raw materials set out the issues to consider, action to take, and where to find further information. Also covered are the issues specific to agricultural and horticultural businesses. Case studies give real-life examples of organisations that have taken action increase their resilience.

This publication has been produced as part of the Environment Agency funded Building Business Resilience project

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