The Impact of Climate Change on Design Professionals

The Impact of Climate Change on Design Professionals

PUA/Arch Insurance Company Present

Learning Objectives

  • Become familiar with professional responsibility for designing to mitigate against damage from foreseeable flooding
  • Glean insights from case law examples how design firms have been found liable — even if codes are met
  • Understand the potential enhanced Standard of Care for addressing damages from floods and sea-level rise
  • Learn about American Society of Civil Engineers-24 (ASCE), flood-resistant design and construction, and how it applies to design for flood mitigation