The same safety advice still applies to flooded roads – if you come across a flooded road turn back and find a different route. Even where water levels begin to subside the depth can still be unknown and cause significant danger.
There are also significant delays to train services running from Derby and there is no service between Derby and Matlock due to flooding. Find out more here.
There are major impacts to the bus network with Trent Barton issuing a number of route changes due to road closures. Find out more here.
As flood waters begin to recede you should take care not to come into contact with water or any of the silt or items left behind.
If you do come into contact with water or silt then you should thoroughly clean your hands and wash any clothing that also comes into contact.