Construction forecast: trends and future risks

We are delighted to be hosting our latest construction seminars being held at our Sydney office on Wednesday 06 March 2024. 

During these sessions, our expert speaker will be discussing the very latest industry developments including:

  • No proportionate liability defence for Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020 claims.
  • A look at the latest Opal Tower decision and what it means for insurers extending cover for subcontractors and consultants.
  • Construction of D&C PI policies – the scope of professional services.
  • The latest set of building reforms including the establishment of a standalone Building Commissioner and the introduction of the Building Legislation Amendment Act 2023 which included:
    • More powers for the Building Commissioner.
    • A chain of responsibility for building products safety.
    • A framework for decennial liability insurance.
    • Laws to tackle illegal phoenixing.
    • New powers to suspend certifiers and DBPA registered practitioners.