What is a 558 notice

What is a 558 notice

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What is a 558 notice?

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A 558 notice is a pre-suit letter from the owner to a contractor, subcontractor or design professional, which provides detail of an alleged defect in the work or services. The 558 notice is supposed to give an opportunity to that individual or entity to fix the problem. [See Chapter 558 of the Florida Statutes]