Patricia Nathan-Amissah writes for P3 Pharmacy on pharmacies’ responsibility for repairing defective premises
To what extent are contractors responsible for repairing defective premises?
Patricia Nathan-Amissah, Associate, examines a recent case involving a dispute between a landlord and a care home company and outlines what the case tells us about pharmacies’ responsibility for repairing defective premises.
There are two categories of defects that can appear before or after completion of the works:
- Patent defects are apparent and can be seen and obvious, and should be remedied if they appear before practical completion
- Latent or inherent defects may take many years after completion of the project to manifest themselves and may be difficult to find.
Read the full article in P3 Pharmacy here.