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What happens when building specifications conflict with the code, targeted building certification or owner’s wishes?

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What happens when building specifications conflict with the code, targeted building certification or owner’s wishes?

When specs conflict with code, building performance requirements, or the owner’s wishes, who is ultimately responsible for an incorrectly installed product? “Allocating responsibility involves balancing contract documents, applicable codes and good building practices,” according to a recent Glass Magazine article written by Matt Johnson of The Gary Law Group. Read the rest of the article.

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By |2011-07-12T20:49:10+00:00July 12th, 2011|Building Codes, Construction Law|Comments Off on What happens when building specifications conflict with the code, targeted building certification or owner’s wishes?

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