Legal & Business

Construction businesses can shore up their supply chains by removing risk, comments Lee Brunsden, BuildingConfidence Community Manager for Achilles.

In this article, Solicitor David Brown briefly explains the difference between Collateral Warranties and Third Party Rights, and looks at the benefits they give.

Andrew Clarke, Associate at Gullands Solicitors, talks to Future Constructor & Architect about how much supervision clients and main contractors are expected to exercise over their subcontractors – and how to manage their risk.

As a RIBA-appointed member of the Professional Conduct Panel, Solicitor David Brown is often involved in appraisal team work or is part of a hearing panel. Here, he discusses the workings of the two, and sets out his own observations as to how to minimise the risk of complaints and how to best deal with complaints, if one cannot be avoided.

Sentencing guidelines for safety offences and corporate manslaughter took effect on 1st February 2016. Here, Associate Andrew Clarke of Gullands Solicitors looks at the key features and how companies should respond.

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