Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 500 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 1139
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Peter Gibson, Chadwick LJJ and Nelson J

Representation Simon Michael (instructed by Austins, Luton) for the claimant.
  Rohan Pershad (instructed by Beachcroft Wansbrough) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 31 July 2002


Statutory duty - Breach - Personal injury - Defendant failing to give claimant training in safe lifting practices - Claimant suffering injury - Judge finding lack of training not causing injury - Whether statutory regulations applicable - Whether breach of regulations - Whether injury foreseeable - Whether breach of regulations causative of injury - Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, reg 4(1)(b)(ii).

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