Sophie Houghton

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Claimant restricted to fixed costs where failed to comply with protocol

United Kingdom - May 30 2018 Although this was not a casualty claim it raises interesting points in respect of the costs that a claimant can recover if they have failed to comply…

Highway authority not to blame for overgrown vegetation by road

United Kingdom - May 30 2018 In this case, the claimant was cycling along the road when he collided with a car that was being driven by the defendant. The accident occurred at a…

Claimant breached unless order: relief from sanctions refused

United Kingdom - May 30 2018 In this case, the applicant failed to comply with an unless order to file his appeal bundle. The unless order specifically provided that his claim…

Court of Appeal avoids overlap in application of workplace regulations

United Kingdom - May 30 2018 The claimant was a police officer who trapped her thumb in the latch of an electronically operated door whilst leaving a custody suite at a police…

Package tour operator not vicariously liable for assault carried out by supplier’s employee

United Kingdom - May 30 2018 The claimant sought damages for personal injury and other losses arising out of a sexual assault, including rape, which she alleged took place on 17…