Archive for November, 2014

PLATT v BRB (RESIDUARY) LTD [2014] EWCA Civ 1401

The Claimant brought a personal injury claim for damage to his hearing, sustained it was alleged, during the course of his employment in a noisy working environment between 1953 and 1988 with his former employer. He had sought medical attention in respect of problems with his hearing on numerous occasions between 1982 and 2011, though […]

November 28, 2014 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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Afouzar v First Centre West Buses Limited [2014] EWHC 3426 (QB)

HHJ Coe QC considered a claim by a pedestrian who had run into the path of an oncoming bus causing him significant injuries, including a head injury. The issue being determined was whether the bus driver had been negligent. The Judge considered that ignoring the ‘red man’ at the pedestrian crossing would not in of […]

November 15, 2014 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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