Duty of Care: Accident & Emergency Departments
A recent case in the High Court has examined the duty of care owed by hospitals and their Emergency Departments. It is a good illustration of the different standards of care which are to be expected of a triage nurse, GP and Hospital Specialist.
The Heavy Burden of the Car Driver
A recent Court of Appeal case has underlined the heavy burden of the duty of care which attaches to the car driver. The case concerned a 30 year old woman who was involved in a car accident as she attempted to cross the road in Green Lane, Illford, which was described by the Court as […]
Claims for Injuries Sustained in Europe
How would you go about claiming compensation for injuries sustained in Europe? Mike Shiers explains.