Archive for July, 2017

PT Civil Engineering v Davies [2017] EWHC 1651 (QB)

The appellant (P) appealed against a judgment given for the respondent (D) in his claim for damages for personal injury. D had been working as a self-employed worker, driving a van owned by P. A fire erupted in the vehicle, compelling D to leap from the burning vehicle, thereby sustaining injury. D alleged that P […]

July 28, 2017 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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How to Diagnose and Prevent These Most Common Heat Related Illnesses at the Workplace

Consideration was given for the editing and publication of this post. Heat-related conditions can occur throughout the year, but the hot summer days definitely increase the risk of contracting them. If the conditions aren’t diagnosed and treated immediately, heat conditions can lead to a lot of complications. Employees who work during the peak sun hours […]

July 25, 2017 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
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JC & A Solicitors Limited v Andeen Iqbal & others [2017] EWCA Civ 355

A firm of solicitors appealed against a decision concerning the Pre-Action Protocol for Low Value Personal Injury Claims in Road Traffic Accidents as it stood before 2013. The solicitors had acted for claimants in 3 claims in which a CNF had been submitted. The defendant in each case had admitted liability and paid Stage 1 […]

July 15, 2017 · Editorial Team · Comments Closed
Posted in: Cases