Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 166 (Apr)
Neutral Citation: [2006] EWHC 827 (QB)
Court: Queen's Bench Division

Keith J

Representation Nicholas Braslavsky QC and Harold Halliday (instructed by Farnworth and Watson) for the claimant.
  Adrian Palmer QC (instructed by Berrymans Lace Mawer) for the second defendant.
Judgment Dates: 11 April 2006


Motor insurance - Rights of third parties against insurers - Using vehicle or causing or permitting vehicle to be used on road without policy being in force - Vehicle driven by unlicensed driver - Passenger suffering serious injury in road traffic accident and alleging negligence of driver - Insurers repudiating liability to indemnify driver for damages against passenger - Whether insurers entitled to repudiate liability - Whether driver's liability to passenger 'excluded liability' - , ss 151(2)(b), 151(4).

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