Building Owner or Contractor - Who is Liable for Accident Caused by Inadequate Building Component?

A commercial building does not have sufficient anchors for window washing equipment, and the employee of a window washing contractor tragically falls to his death. Is that situation the building owner’s problem or the contractor’s problem? A Cali… Read More
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Damage from Defective Construction Was an “Occurrence” Leading to Insurance Coverage

The Iowa Supreme Court has weighed in on the issue of whether damage arising from defective construction work can be an “occurrence” triggering insurance coverage. It appears that the damages awarded after a jury trial included both remedial work… Read More
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