Archive for August, 2015

Saunderson v Sonae Industria [2015] EWHC 2264 (QB)

The Court determined 50 test cases arising from a fire at the Defendant’s manufacturing plant in 2011. The complaint was that a substantial amount of smoke and fumes had emanated from the site, which had been exposed to Claimants who lived or worked in the area. Those Claimants alleged that the exposure had caused them […]

August 28, 2015 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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Pollock v Cahill [2015] EWHC 2260 (QB)

A blind man had fallen from a bedroom window at the Defendant’s home sustaining paraplegia. His claim was worth over ВЈ2million. Liability for the accident was disputed. The Court found, on the evidence, that the Defendant had left the window open as the room was being made up. The Claimant had fallen through it whilst […]

August 15, 2015 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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