Wittich Environmental Services (WES) Ltd. provides Stage 1 and Stage 2 Preliminary Site Investigations in accordance with the British Columbia Environmental Management Act (EMA), Contaminated Site Regulations (CSR) Sections 58(1a) and 58 (1b) and the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Standards Z768-01 and Z769-00 Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) guidelines with scope of work and limitations noted within the body of the document.
The findings and recommendations contained in this report are based on the expertise and experience of Wittich Environmental Services Ltd. in conducting similar site investigations. No other party may use or rely upon the report or any portion thereof without Wittich Environmental Services Ltd. written consent. We will consent to any reasonable request by the client to approve the use of this report by other parties as “Approved Users”. In assessing the subject site WES has also relied upon representations and information furnished by individuals noted in the report with respect to existing operations and property conditions and the historic uses of the properties to the extent that the information obtained has not been contradicted by data obtained from other sources. Wittich Environmental Services Ltd. accepts no responsibility for any deficiency, misstatements or inaccuracy contained in this report as a result of misstatements, omissions, misrepresentations or fraudulent information provided by the persons interviewed.
It should be recognized that the scope of services for this investigation does not include sampling of the entire Site; therefore, it is possible that currently unrecognized contamination or in-ground tanks may exist at the Site and, if present, that the levels of contamination may vary across the Site. Opinions and recommendations presented herein apply to Site conditions existing at the time of our investigation and those foreseeable. It is expressly agreed by the party contracting the services of Wittich Environmental Services Ltd. that any judgement against Wittich Environmental Services Ltd. will not exceed the total cost our professional liability limited to $1,000,000.00 on any one claim $1,000.000.00 annual aggregate. Our commercial general liability including gross liability is limited to $5,000,000.00 for each accident or occurrence.