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NEC ECC: Is a change to the Working Area a compensation Event

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The PM has instructed that one of the Working Areas is changed due to an instruction from a government body.  Are we entitled to a compensation event for the costs involved of changing this location?
asked May 22 in NEC3 Compensation Events by anonymous   1 4

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This could be a compensation event under at least two headings :
- 60.1 (1) where the reduced WAs are a new 'contraint' so a change to the Works Information; &/or
- 60.1 (2) where you are not allowed access to the Site, where the Site is  sub-set of the Working Areas and it is the Site that is being altered.

I could also, depending on the circumstances, be a compensation event under 60.1 (3), (4) or (5).
answered May 22 by Jon Broome (25,100 points)