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Should construction sites be closed?
Should construction sites be closed? This question is challenging employers, contractors and sub-contractors up and down the country.
Procurement Policy Note for contract performance affected by COVID-19
The Cabinet Office has published a Procurement Policy Note (PPN) regarding the relief and support that should be given to suppliers under public contracts where contract performance is affected by COVID-19.  
Latest Government advice regarding COVID-19 and what it means for live construction sites
Some employers, at this time, may consider it necessary to intervene and issue an instruction to suspend or postpone the work on site.
Is Covid-19 a force majeure event under your contracts?
At this time we understand that many of our clients may have serious concerns regarding contracting parties seeking to avoid contractual obligations.
The Impact of Covid-19 on your Live Construction Projects
We must be prepared for the possibility that the UK government may go further and issue an order on the grounds of public safety which would prevent people from physically attending work completely.
Latest MHCLG Advice for Owners of Multi-Storey and Multi-Occupied Residential Buildings
In our new publication, we discuss the latest MHCLG Advice for Owners of Multi-Storey and Multi-Occupied Residential Buildings, and the impact it will have.
EWS1: External Wall Fire Review and what it means for Tall Building owners
In this article we consider the RICS form EWS1: External Wall Fire Review (“EWS1”) and what it means for Tall Building owners.
Approved Document B: New and Improved
This article sets out the changes and clarifications made, particularly in Approved Document B: Volume 2, specifically Section 12.
New Government Guidance on Use of High Pressure Laminate Panels in External Walls
On 18 July 2019, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government issued Advice Note 22 concerning the fire safety of external wall systems that incorporate High Pressure Laminate Panels on residential buildings of 18m or more.
Procurement issues in construction: your legal options
James Grinstead, Solicitor, discusses how flaws in the construction procurement process may trigger unfair practices.
New Government Advice Note on Balconies on Residential Buildings
In this publication, we discuss the Advice Note 14 and consider the steps building owners should take.
Safety costs and finance issues: what are the options for HAs?
As widespread remedial works continue, Mark London and Julian Barker look into the legal and financial implications for housing associations.