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Unnecessary inconvenience and compensation within the party wall legislation

Chynoweth, P 2000, 'Unnecessary inconvenience and compensation within the party wall legislation' , Structural Survey, 18 (2) , pp. 99-104.

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Abstract

Examines the obligations to avoid unnecessary inconvenience and to pay compensation for loss or damage within the Party Wall, etc. Act 1996. Considers the argument that the two obligations are directly related. Demonstrates that the obligation to pay compensation only relates to work lawfully undertaken under the Act and that the obligation to avoid unnecessary inconvenience exists to define the limits of such work. Concludes that the two obligations are separate but complementary aspects of the statutory code and that no direct relationship exists between the two.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > K Law > K Law (General)
Subjects / Themes > T Technology > TH Building construction
Built and Human Environment
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment
Journal or Publication Title: Structural Survey
Publisher: Emerald
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0263-080X
Depositing User: Users 29196 not found.
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2010 14:35
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 16:42
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/12451

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