|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 684|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Hirst, May LJJ and Sir Christopher Slade
|Representation||Benet Hytner QC and Peter Anderson (instructed by Russell Jones & Walker) for the appellant.|
|Andrew Robertson QC (instructed by Crutes, Sunderland) for the respondent.|
|Judgment Dates:||3 December 1998|
Police - Negligence - Duty to take care - Plaintiff police officer injured by prisoner - Fellow police officer failing to come to plaintiff's assistance - Whether fellow police officer owing plaintiff a duty of care - Whether chief constable vicariously liable - .