Floodwater can contain sewage, chemicals and rubbish that can cause serious illness and injuries. It is important to understand how to reduce your risk of injury, sickness or infection during and in the aftermath of floods and storms.
For emergency assistance in a flood or storm, call the State Emergency Service (SES) on 132 500.
For up to date information and resources to assist you with maintaining health during and after floods and storms please visit the NSW Health page.
For a medical, police or fire emergency call Triple Zero (000).