BIBA Schemes & Facilities webinar - Latent Defects Insurance – What you need to know presented by GBW

We will discuss what  Latent Defect Insurance is, covering how it provides cover in the event of an inherent defect in the design, workmanship, or materials becoming apparent in the structure of a building resulting in physical loss or damage, within 10 years from practical completion.

Learning objectives:

By the end of this webinar, delegates will be able to:

  • Explain the types of Latent Defects Insurance available and key factors affecting pricing and general market overview
  • Understand who needs Latent Defects and why?
  • Describe the key construction monitoring stages and structural elements of a typical development.

Presenter: Ed Bidwell

Edward Bidwell MRICS founded GBW Latent Defects in September 2018 and has over 25 years experience in the development sector.  GBW are a Specialist Independent Broker of Latent Defect Insurance (LDI) arranging 10 -12 year structural warranties for residential and commercial properties, both new build and retrospective risks.

Delegates participating in the accredited webinar can claim up to 1 CPD hour towards the CII member CPD scheme. A formal completion certificate will be issued for members attending and returning a feedback form.  


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May 29th, 2024 11:00 AM through 12:15 PM
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