Cladding and Fire-related Defects Claims in the UK: “Show Me the Money”

May 2023
Region: Europe
It is with no great surprise that the issues associated with cladding and building safety in the UK have been heavily reviewed and greatly commented on since the Grenfell Tower tragedy on 14 June 2017. While this article does not intend to provide a comprehensive review and regulatory analysis of the developments over the last nearly six years, it raises questions as to whether further claims in this area are likely to arise in relation to historic, defective projects and where funding will come from to meet the significant remedial costs.