Preparing for winter weather - including potential energy blackouts


Authored by Allianz

Taking simple precautions to prepare for winter weather can significantly reduce the risk of damage to property. We’ve put together some guidance on protecting properties during the winter months.

Also this winter, we may face planned energy blackouts. The combination of energy shortages caused by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine and cold weather over the coming months, could potentially leave the UK without sufficient energy supplies. The National Grid may need to restrict consumption by having planned blackouts to conserve supplies. Although the National Grid has said this an ‘unlikely’ scenario, we’ve shared our tips below on how to prepare for these potential outages.

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About Allianz

Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz Group,  a leading integrated financial services provider and the largest property and casualty insurer in the world.  

The mission of Allianz Insurance is to be the outstanding competitor in our chosen markets by delivering products and services that our clients recommend, being a great company to work for and achieving the best combination of profit and growth. We aim to achieve this by putting the customer at the heart of everything we do. 

Allianz is able to offer customers a wide range of products and services including home and motor and commercial insurance with full range of products and service for sole traders' right up to large commercial organisations.  

Allianz Insurance employs over 4,500 people across a network of 20 offices in the UK and the company’s Head Office is situated in Guildford, Surrey.  Our heritage and financial strength help make Allianz what it is today; a safe and trusted partner. Over 40 FTSE100 companies partner with Allianz.  youTalk-insurance sharing Allianz Insurance news and video


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