Council for Aluminium in Building

CAB Contracts Webinar ‘Pitfalls of Contracting – 2’ 22 October

Our Webinar programme for the remainder of 2020 can be found below. Webinars will be presented by Geraldine Fleming, Operations Director of Driver Trett.

Next Webinar 2pm, Thursday 22 October – Pitfalls of Contracting – part 2

Issues to be covered in this session include

  1. Can a subcontractor demand agreement on price before carrying out an instruction to vary the works
  2. Are oral instructions valid
  3. Dayworks – can the main contractor’s QS amend the hours written on a sheet after the sheets have been signed
  4. Can work be omitted from a subcontractor’s contract and given to others
  5. What does practical completion mean – and how is it amended in subcontracts

To register your attendance please email

The dates and topics for future sessions are as follows, taking place at 2pm for around an hour.

5 November                –           Limitation of Liability

19 November             –           Adjudication

3 December                –           Legal Update

Further details of our Autumn programme can be found here

There is no cost for CAB members and invited guests to attend.