What is the Statute of Limitations on a Land Survey in Virginia?
If a surveyor is negligent is surveying property, by failing to use the standard of care and skills typical in the profession, and that negligence causes harm to another, it is possible that the surveyor may be liable for all or part of a claim brought against the person harmed. The statute of limitations on a written contract in Virginia is 5 years. In some instances, a statute of limitations can be extended ("tolled") based on delay in discovery of the injury or fraud. It does not refer to discovery delayed by the acts of the one raising the defense.