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Legal update

11 January 2018 Occupiers Liability Act - reactive is reasonable

In the case of Ivor Cook v Swansea City Council 2017 the Claimant slipped on ice in an unmanned car park owned and operated by a local authority which had not been gritted.

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Legal update

9 January 2018 Psychiatric reports - can you challenge the ‘diagnostic’ tests?

How often in psychiatric reports prepared for medico-legal purposes do experts cite the results of ‘diagnostic’ tests including the Impact of Events Scale (IES) and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) to establish whether or not a claimant is suffering from psychiatric injury?

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Legal update

14 March 2016 Fundamental dishonesty

James v Diamanttek Ltd 2016 is the first case to be decided that applied the test of fundamental dishonesty, and arose from a NIHL claim.

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Legal update

22 September 2015 Aerotoxic syndrome claims of the future

It is often said that air travel is the safest form of travel in terms of numbers of deaths per mile travelled. However there is a growing concern by campaigners and trade unions over the health effects of flying from what has become known as ‘aerotoxic syndrome'.

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22 September 2015 Use and misuse

There is always a risk when an organisation which is a defendant to a personal injury claim discloses information at the disclosure stage. What may be relevant to the claim may also be sensitive commercially or for some other reason. One thinks in particular perhaps of stress at work claims and arguably other forms of industrial disease claims, where commercially sensitive information relating to industrial processes, remuneration schemes, productivity information etc may be disclosable.

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