Breaking Ground

Bitesize webinars for the construction and engineering risk market.

Designed for those who want to know more about construction and engineering risks, our Breaking Ground series runs once a month and include a bitesize 15 minute presentation on a topical subject followed by 15 minutes for audience questions or a case study.

You can find recordings of the previous webinars in this series below. 

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Recorded on 21 June, Adrian Kwintner and Sophie Briggs from Mills & Reeve, discuss the role of the Quantity Surveyor in a construction project, the duties they owe, and the type of claims they face. They are joined by guest speaker and Quantity Surveying expert, Stuart McGee of Currie Brown and cover pre-contract services; cost planning and cost estimating.
Recorded on 16 May 2023. In this Breaking Ground webinar, we’ll discuss and consider the potential for claims to be made against Approved Inspectors. We will cover: the Regulatory Framework past and future the roles and responsibilities of Approved Inspectors their liability for Fire Safety claims.
Recorded on 19 April 2023, Neil Howes and Andrew McConnell discuss the role of the architect in construction projects, how their role is evolving, and the type of claims they face. They are joined by guest speaker and architectural expert, Niralee Casson of Hawkins & Associates.

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