Managing risk and contractual liability. Part 9: Strict liabilities

Author: Griffiths & Armour

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1st September 2015

First published: 1st September 2015

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Managing risk and contractual liability. Part 9: Strict liabilities

The Structural Engineer
Managing risk and contractual liability. Part 9: Strict liabilities
Date published

1st September 2015

First published

1st September 2015

Author

Griffiths & Armour

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

Buy Now

This month’s article from insurance broker Griffiths & Armour highlights the risks posed by strict liability provisions within contracts.

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PDF
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2
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Managing risk & contractual liability Professional Guidance Issue 9

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