Contractor Pollution Liabilities: Your contractors could cost you far more than you expect.
A situation recently faced by a Local Authority in England highlights some of the issues Public Sector organisations need to consider when appointing contractors, including:
- Having appropriate and effective procedures in place for the selection, appointment, monitoring and management of contractors employed to conduct site reclamation and redevelopment works
- Ensuring appropriate environmental insurance protection against the costs and liabilities that can result if things go wrong
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