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Julie Weishaar
09-24-2009, 07:09 PM
"The standard of care owed by a home inspector is that of a reasonably prudent home inspector and these standards are codified in the standards of practice of the profession's regulatory bodies, based on Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors standards/

Purchasers and their counsel often forget or ignore the fact that the gap between latent defects known to the vendor and patent defects apparent to the inspector remains the municipal address of caveat emptor.” by Craig O’Brien, associate with Nelligan O’Brien Payne in Ottawa who practices in the areas of insurance defence, personal injury and civil litigation.

Read more at: http://www.nelligan.ca/e/pdf/Lawyers_Weekly_Aug2007_COBrien.pdf