Quantum Jump

Quantum Jump

THE BEST METHODS AND APPROACH FOR DETERMINING QUANTUM MATTERS ARE: The use of a sophisticated cost system that allows an audit trail of cause, effect, and entitlement. In the absence of a sophisticated system, the use of the records available should be the next...
Productivity – Who (or What) Is To Blame?

Productivity – Who (or What) Is To Blame?

PRODUCTIVITY losses continue to form a major cost to employers and contractors alike. The argument as to who is liable for such costs will be continually debated and, in most instances, decided by a tribunal. Having carried out a recent survey into productivity, the...
Damages in the post COVID-19 Period

Damages in the post COVID-19 Period

The national lock-down in South Africa witnessed the closure of construction sites. In the period since, there has been great debate on the recovery of losses where there has been a breach of contract or a claim in delict. It is most probable that the courts,...