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This is a short (15 minute or less) survey about risk management in the AEC industry intended for professionals working in this or related fields.  

Please answer the following to the best of your ability. If there are questions you are unable or don't want to answer, please skip and move on to the next. 

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* 2. Which of the following best describes your firm overall?

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* 3. What was your firm’s annual net service revenue for the last completed fiscal year? (gross revenue minus subconsultants and reimbursable expenses)

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* 4. Which of the following best describes your firm’s growth or decline in revenue and staff over the past three years?

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* 5. How many licensed professionals in each category work at your firm?

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* 6. How many full-time employees does your firm have in total?

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* 7. Please list your professional services billing information, including billing to sub-consultants for the previous fiscal year:

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* 8. Does your firm have professional liability coverage?

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* 9. During the past year, what were your firm's total gross billings in the following areas?

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* 10. During the past year, what percentage of your firm's billings were performed in these service areas? (Must total 100%)

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* 11. What is the approximate percentage of your clients from each business type:

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* 12. Does your firm have written, in-house quality management procedures?

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* 13. Do staff understand and follow these procedures?

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* 14. How often do your projects use an automated master specification system?

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* 15. Does your firm have an in-house continuing education program?

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* 16. Over the last 12 moths, have any members of your firm attended a risk management education course?

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* 17. Does your firm use written contracts on 100% of projects?

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* 18. Do your written contracts contain specified payment terms?

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* 19. How many of your projects are pre-planned, resulting in a project-definition document?

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* 20. Please answer the following as it relates to projects at your firm

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At least 51% of instruments of service or deliverables are peer reviewed prior to delivery
At least 51% of your firm's projects use a documented constructability review process during design

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* 21. For projects with contract administration, my firm uses a documented submittal/shop drawings log that indicates planned, actual, and response dates

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* 22. For projects with subconsultants, we receive  a written agreement and insurance certificates with general liability and professional liability coverages

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