Incidents that range from severe weather to volcanic eruptions, plume predictions and tidal alerts all pose problems for society.
Our work has a huge impact on people's lives and livelihoods. Our scientific excellence underpins all our operations. By delivering value from science through its application, we're not just a service and data provider - we have a pivotal role to play in understanding people's needs and giving them the crucial advice and support they require to save lives, protect property and the economy. It is our trusted and established partnerships with government and the civil contingency networks that lead to effective action being taken when it matters.
Last updated: 4 December 2013