Causation - Negligence

Barnett v Chelsey
Went to hospital, severe stomach pains and vomiting. Doctor sent him home, died five hours later from arsenic poisoning
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Wagon Mound no.2
D's Vessel, leaked funace oil due to failing to close a valve. Cotton became embbroiled in oil, sparks from welding ignited. Destruction of some boats and wharf
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Lamb v Camden LBC
D Council negligently fractured water pipe outside house, extensive damage property vacated. Claimant arranged repairs and submitted bill to council
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Home Office v Dorset Yacht Club
Young offenders escaped and stole a boat, which collided with a Yacht owned by claimant, left unsupervised one night
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Gabriel v Kirkless BC
Gabriel aged 6, seriously injured in his left eye, struk by stone or mud by children playing on a building site
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Fairchild v Glenhaven Funeral Services
three claimants contracted mesothelioma, exposure to asbestos. Claimed exposed by multiple employers, unable to demonstrate
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Bradford v Robinson Rentals
Bradford was an employee of D, was requested to sent to assist a colleague, was aware of bad weather concerns, explosure to cold weather resulted in frostbite
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Hughes v Lord Advocate
Two boys exploring manhole, surrounded by tent and paraffin lamps left to warn, boys took lamp, dropped lamp, explosion extensive burns
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Smith v Leech Brain
D employed husband. As a result of their negligence he incurred a burn to his lip, contained pre-cancerous cells, triggered by the injury died from cancer
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Barker v Corus
Barker exposed to asbestos, several employers, developed mesothelioma sued for damages
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Page v Smith
Claimant had ME was in recovery, minor car accident due to D negligence. Triggered ME unable to return to job.
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Wagon Mound no.2

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D's Vessel, leaked funace oil due to failing to close a valve. Cotton became embbroiled in oil, sparks from welding ignited. Destruction of some boats and wharf

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Lamb v Camden LBC

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Home Office v Dorset Yacht Club

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Gabriel v Kirkless BC

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