Small Raised Reservoirs - BDS Evidence to Defra & Environment Agency

The UK is witnessing a time of change for reservoir regulation with an inconsistent approach to the regulation of reservoirs emerging across the 4 countries.

In England the government have taken an unusual step in stalling the introduction of previously planned changes by asking for further evidence. The BDS has responded to this request by assembling evidence of incidents, accidents and the risks posed by Small Raised Reservoirs.

A copy of the evidence submitted to defra and the Environment Agency can be found here.

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