|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 43 (Dec)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Laws and Kay LJJ
|Representation||Richard Copnall (instructed by Towells, Wakefield) for the claimant.|
|Patrick Limb (instructed by Nabarro Nathanson, Sheffield) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||5 December 2001|
Health and safety at work - Employer's duties - Duty to employees - Claimant slipping on wet step on bus - Step wet due to passengers getting on and off bus - Claimant claiming employer in breach of statutory duty - Whether regulations imposing absolute liability on employer - The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1992, reg 6(1).