Construction Focus: When is a residential occupier not a residential occupier?

Westfields Construction Ltd v Lewis clarifies when and how statutory exemptions should be used. John Starr examines the case.

Cases Referenced

  • Edenbooth Ltd v Cre8 Developments Ltd [2008] EWHC 570 (TCC)
  • Samuel Thomas Construction Ltd v Anon Unreported 28 January 2000
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  • Shaw v Massey Foundation and Pilings Ltd [2009] EWHC 493 (TCC)
  • Westfields Construction Ltd v Lewis [2013] EWHC 376 (TCC)