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Gardening is generally a safe activity, but there are some risks to be aware of. When the site is flooded, you need to take additional precautions as outlined in this advice from November 2019.
When driving on site, please remember the speed limit – 5mph – and remind others if necessary.
Cripley Meadow is in the flood plain, and, every few years, lower lying parts of the site go under water. This news item includes health and safety information specific to our site and flooding. Fortunately, we have not suffered from sewage polluting the site, but some of the advice in this article is worth bearing in mind.
Cripley Meadow Allotment Association is a member of the National Allotment Society. As such, our members benefit from NAS’s insurance up to £50k against accidental injury or loss to others in certain circumstances.