What are you designing for? Understanding the extent of fitness for purpose obligations

14-05-2018

Fitness for purpose obligations are always hotly debated, but fitness for purpose obligations in construction contracts can arise unbeknownst to the parties to the contract meaning parties may find that they have signed up to more than they bargained for. Some recent decisions from the UK suggest particular care needs to be taken, particularly when entering into design and build contracts.

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