NRLRC releases publications
The National Roofing Legal
Resource Center (NRLRC) has released A
Roofing Contractor's Guide to Fume Claims, a document
addressing alleged health effects from fumes or vapors emitted from
roofing products; potential legal liability associated with
installing materials that emit fumes; and strategies to reduce
potential liability for fume-related bodily injury claims.
NRLRC also has released
Roofing Contractor's Guide to Obtaining Payment, which
addresses approaches to collecting money; terms in invoices, liens
and claims on payment bonds; stopping work; not providing warranty
services; and more.
In addition, NRLRC offers
Provisions, Volume II. Written by lawyers, the contract
provisions feature plain-language explanations. NRLRC's second volume of contract
provisions includes 20 key issues, such as arbitration, dispute
resolution proceedings, FM Global compliance, waiver of subrogation
requirements, nonroofing personnel on roofs, one-sided waiver
clauses and lending...