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Summary of Recent Cases, February 2019

15/02/19. Here is a summary of the recent notable court cases over the past month. You can also receive these for free by registering for our PI Brief Update newsletter. Just select "Free Newsletter" from the menu at the top of this page and fill in your email address.

Summary of Recent Cases - Substantive Law

Stephen Mays (A Protected Party by his Litigation Friend, the Official Solicitor) v Drive Force (UK) Ltd [2019] EWHC 5 (QB)

In this case, the Claimant had suffered a traumatic brain injury and orthopaedic injuries following an accident at work. The circumstances of the accident were that the Claimant fell from the top of the deck of a lorry as a result of a defective safety rail. As a result, he had been unable to return to paid employment and did not...

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