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Awareness of Professional Liability Claims

Awareness of Professional Liability Claims

All registered Mechanical Engineers in private should be aware of the possibility of having to defend themselves from claims arising from any alleged failure to perform an expressed or implied obligation.

CASE STUDY: Falkland Island vs Gordon Forbes Limited

CASE STUDY: Falkland Island vs Gordon Forbes Limited

Are affidavits acceptable as contemporaneous records? The Falkland Island vs Gordon Forbes Limited case, which took place on 13 March 2003, is a case that highlights the vital importance of contemporary, accurate record-keeping. In the case, a dispute arose between...

NEC4 – what you need to know

Twelve years after the New Engineering Contract NEC3 was launched, its successor, NEC4, was released in June last year. Amid this development, Induna has launched its new NEC4 course.

Giving notice? Make sure you do it properly.

The issuing of notice is regulated by international best-practice instruments such as the FIDIC1999, JBCC, NEC. Failure to properly serve notice may result in the loss of rights such as a contractor’s entitlement to an extension of time. Here are our top tips to...