Tag: contractors

May the force majeure be with you – contracts in the world of COVID-19

Violent protests, by nearby communities,disrupted construction. The applicant stated that these riots constituted a force majeure and claimed release from performance of its obligations.

Here’s how South Africa’s construction industry could become safer

Construction is tough, sometimes dangerous work. Globally, the construction industry accounts for about 7% of employment. But it’s responsible for between 30% and 40% of all work-related fatalities.