Recently, Attorney David Jones participated in a webinar, School Facilities Best Practices During COVID-19. Hosted by the McClure Company, Dave discussed contractor safety and liability associated with construction projects after May 1. Additional questions addressed included:
- Beyond holding to CDC and OSHA guidelines, what other recommended procedures should be put into place?
- What is the responsibility of the GC?
- How can public schools enhance safety and attempt to comply with social distancing guidelines?/
David is a partner with the law firm of Stock and Leader. He serves as the Chair of the firm’s Municipal Law Group and is a key member of the firm’s School Law Group. Over the past 20 years, Dave has advised school districts and other public owners on construction projects, including review of design contracts, municipal approvals, bidding, vetting contractors, reviewing contractor contracts, bonds and insurance, contract administration, contractor/design disputes and closeout. With a degree in architecture and previous work as a construction estimator, Mr. Jones provides unique and valuable insight into successfully completing construction projects.