Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 417 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Sir Anthony Clarke MR, Smith and Maurice Kay LJJ

Representation Timothy Grice (instructed by Harris Fowler, Taunton) for the claimant.
  Andrew Hogarth QC (instructed by Veitch Penny, Exeter) for the authority.
Judgment Dates: 30 November 2005


Health and safety at work - Employer's duties - Duty to employees - Breach - Breach of regulation regarding safety of floors and traffic routes - Whether employer liable for employee's injury - Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992, , reg 12(3).

The Case

The judge had correctly held the defendant local education authority liable for a breach of reg12(3) of the Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992, .

Practice Areas

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