With 3.8 million social housing properties in the UK, social housing claims are a major concern for insurers. However, due to the statutory framework in place, many claims can be successfully repudiated with a "technical defence".
Langleys’ social specialists have acted for social housing providers for more than 25 years. We have expert knowledge in the specialist area of law, a reputation for successfully defending claims and recovering costs.
The team’s expertise includes:
Occupiers’ Liability Acts claims
The Defective Premises Act 1972
The Landlord and Tenant Act 1985
Rights of way
Fire damage claims
Stock transfer/indemnity issues
Social Housing accreditations
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