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031 Claims and Compliance with Alexandra Anderson
Episode 3124th September 2020 • The Surveyor Hub Podcast • Marion Ellis
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Alexandra Anderson is an insurance lawyer and partner at City law firm RPC, who specialises in defending claims against surveyors and valuers.

Either via their insurers and upon direct instructions, Alexandra regularly gets drafted in to act for surveyors on the defence of a wide variety of claims, arising from all aspects of the typical surveying practice, from survey and valuation to property management and receiverships.

Alexandra is a regular speaker and author on a wide range of industry topics. She co-edits Hogarth's 'Insurance for the Construction Industry' and was involved in the last 3 revisions to the RICS's minimum terms. She sits on the Market Liaison Group and works with RICS on a variety of risk management and education issues.

What We Cover:

  • What tools and resources there are to help surveyors and valuers prevent claims
  • Current time limitations on claims
  • What negligence is in terms of surveying and valuing
  • How to properly put together and present Terms of Engagement
  • Margin of Error is in surveying and valuing
  • Cladding and fire safety issues
  • Problems with surveying and valuing new builds

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