Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 24 (Feb)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Mantell, Hale LJJ and Cresswell J

Representation David Allan QC (instructed by Thompsons) for the claimants.
  R F Owen QC (instructed by Peter Rickson & Partners) for The Cherry Tree Machine Co Ltd.
  Colin Mackay QC and Alan Cooper (instructed by Norton Rose) for Shell Tankers UK Ltd.
Judgment Dates: 2 February 2001


Statutory duty - Breach - Breach by employer - Asbestos dust - Employer failing to provide exhaust draught - Whether regulations applying - Whether breach of regulations - Asbestos Industry Regulations 1931, reg 2.

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