Flood information

Interior Health

In light of the recent widespread flooding in the Interior Health region, the organization is reminding people that Interior Health has a number of resources available on their website about flooding and potential health issues including:

• A community flood preparedness kit.

• Food safety after a power outage.

• Drinking water safety.

• What to do after a flood (includes tips on clean up, sewage disposal, mould and air quality as well as other health and safety issues).

Interior Health encourages the public to go to:

http://www.interiorhealth.ca/health-and-safety.aspx?id=466&terms=flooding

There you will find up to date information about flood risks and how to protect your family from any health issues related to the event.