FIDIC - EFCA Committee on Risk, Liability and Quality


The Risk, Liability and Quality Committee (RLC) identify significant issues impacting on risk and quality for the consulting engineering industry, and formulate strategies to address these. They monitor professional liability conditions and insurance world-wide and periodically report significant trends to the FIDIC Executive Committee.

The RLC monitor worldwide and report on contractual trends, client risk mitigation strategies and legislative frameworks. Base on their observations, the RLC develop relevant best practice tools and guidelines on risk management, liability and insurance.

The RLC assist the Secretariat in establishing Task Groups as required and monitor their work for final recommendation to the FIDIC Executive Committee.

Member List

Chair's Report (2014)

Comparative study about consulting engineers’ liability and insurance requirements across Europe

Members' Projects

Mediathèque and Rheims cathedral – harmony between old and new
In a restored building previously occupied by the police, the Mediathèque covers 6,500 m². A fundamental priority of this project was to conserve one of the classic buildings that have survived Rheims’ turbulent history, and to modernize the building without clashing with the surrounding beauty of the Cathedral and square.