WHO PAYS FOR THE UNEXPECTED IN CONSTRUCTION? THE LAWYER'S POINT OF VIEW. IN: PREPARING FOR CONSTRUCTION IN THE 21ST CENTURY, PROCEEDINGS OF CONSTRUCTION CONGRESS '91, SPONSORED BY THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS IN COOPERATION WITH THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MINING ENGINEERS AND THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION, CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS, APRIL 13-16, 1991

Encountering the unexpected is to be expected - it is one of the risks inherent in construction. While encountering the unexpected cannot be completely prevented, steps to (1) reduce the likelihood of encountering the unexpected, (2) allocate the risk of the unexpected and (3) deal with the unexpected when encountered can and should be considered.

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  • Accession Number: 00619009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0-87262-801-9
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 29 1992 12:00AM