Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 269 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWCA Civ 1383
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Chadwick, Smith and Wilson LJJ

Representation Simon Mallett (instructed by Beresfords LLP) for the claimant.
  Jonathan Waite QC and Catherine Foster (instructed by Halliwells LLP) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 21 November 2005

Catchwords

Negligence - Personal injury - Expert evidence - Hand arm vibration syndrome - Defence expert's opinion that claimant not suffering from syndrome - Claimant's expert changing evidence at trial to agree with defence expert - Whether judge entitled to reject opinion of experts.

The Case

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