Some legal issues about liability to compensate for damage caused by construction work
The urbanization in Vietnam takes place at a rapid pace, resulting in the investment in a series of construction works with a view to industrialization and modernization of the country. The process of formation and existence of each construction project potentially leads to damages to people and properties in the vicinity. The problem posed is how the rights and interests of those who affected will be protected, who has the liability for those damages. By the comparison, synthesis and analysis of the actual law provisions on liability for damage caused by construction, the author shall clarify the inadequacies of the law, obstacles when applied. A number of recommendations will then be made in order to improve the regulations of the law as well as to improve the efficiency in practice.
Keywords: for damage caused by construction works; breakdown of construction works; the liability for damages.