Insurance Law for the Construction Industry by Robert HogarthInsurance Law for the Construction Industry by Robert Hogarth

Insurance Law for the Construction Industry

EditorRobert Hogarth, Alexandra Anderson, Simon Goldring

Hardcover | April 7, 2013

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Questions of insurance arise in virtually all constructions cases. Providing a much-needed guide to the complex interface between insurance law and construction projects, this fully revised and updated second edition of Insurance Law for the Construction Industry will be of practical everydayuse to both contentious and non-contentious lawyers. Written by an experienced team of practising solicitors from Reynolds Porter Chamberlain LLP, this work combines an overview of the relevant insurance law with the specific detail specialists will require.The book provides comprehensive coverage of the issues involving insurance encountered in the process of construction. It gives practical answers to all the problems likely to be encountered when negotiating construction contracts, insurance policies or insurance claims. Insurance Law for the Construction Industry is divided into four clear sections for ease of reference. It begins with an exposition of the principles of insurance law and then describes in detail the typical clauses found in insurance policies, the policies to be taken out by standard formconstruction contracts and how insurance is distributed and regulated. The many strands of insurance law are expertly drawn together to provide an excellent point of reference for all those working in this sector.
Robert Hogarth is the senior partner of Reynolds Porter Chamberlain LLP. Robert read law at Magdalen College, Oxford and, after qualifying as a solicitor in 1978, he specialised in professional indemnity insurance, with an increasing focus on the insurance of construction and engineering. Robert has a busy construction law practice, ac...
Title:Insurance Law for the Construction IndustryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:592 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:April 7, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199662908

ISBN - 13:9780199662906

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Table of Contents

1. IntroductionPart I: Principles of Insurance Law2. General Insurance Principles3. Composite Policies4. ClaimsPart II: Specific Policies5. Introduction to Specific Policies6. Project and Contractor's all-Risks7. Latent (Inherent) Defects Policies8. Consultant's' Professional Indemnity9. Consultants' Professional Indemnity for Engineers10. Design and Build Professional Indemnity Insurance11. Consultants' Professional Indemnity Insurance for Surveryors12. Product Liability Insurance Policies13. Product Recall, Product Guarantee14. Employer's Liability Policies15. DandO Insurance16. Premises Pollution Liability Insurance17. Captive InsurancePart III: Insurance Obligations in Standard Form Contracts18. Standard Forms Building Contracts: Introduction19. Standard Forms Building Contracts20. Standard Form Subcontracts21. Standard Form Professional AppointmentsPart IV: Miscellaneous Issues22. VAT23. Third Parties Act 193024. Insurance Distribution and Regulation25. Collateral Warranties26. Professional Liabilities in Tort27. Future Changes in Insurance Law

Editorial Reviews

"...the book provides a practical, understandable and comprehensive review of construction related insurance issues. It will be of use to construction industry professionals, consultants, lawyers, insurers and their brokers alike." --Gary Peters, Independent Lawyer, October 2008