How Liable is the Builder?

Two recent court cases where judgements have gone against the builder . The…


Defective Design, Material, Workmanship Exclusions explained

The defective element exclusions, inherent in all construction policies, is the…


Composite Cladding

Much has already been written about: Australia’s Lacrosse fire London’s…


Providing Insurance for Existing Structures

When insuring existing structures which form part of a construction project,…


Vibration, Weakening and Removal of Support

What are the implications of vibration, weakening or the removal of support?…


Removal of Debris

Removal of Debris - the 10% standard cost may not be sufficient! Every rebuild…


Hire Agreements

Hire Agreements – the devil really is in the detail! Hire agreements appear to…


Best Practice in Construction Contracts

In a modern building project, few documents are as important as the…


Cover for Delays in Construction Start-Up

Delays in project completion – the implications, detail and how to provide…