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Case Comment: Anderson v Imrie

Morris, Annette ORCID: 2017. Case Comment: Anderson v Imrie. Journal of Personal Injury Law 2 , C73-C77.

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Examines the Outer House ruling in Anderson v Imrie, a damages action for serious skull and brain injuries suffered by a child when a gate fell on him during a visit to the defenders' farm. Details the court's assessment of the appropriate level of supervision, whether the defenders failed to take reasonable care for his safety under the Occupiers' Liability (Scotland) Act 1960 s.2(1), and its findings on contributory negligence.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Law
Subjects: K Law > KD England and Wales
K Law > KD England and Wales > KDC Scotland
Uncontrolled Keywords: Brain damage; Children; Contributory negligence; Farms; Gates; Occupiers' liability; Personal injury; Scotland;
Additional Information: Legislation Cited: Occupiers' Liability (Scotland) Act 1960 (c.30)s.2 Cases cited: Anderson v Imrie [2016] CSOH 171; 2017 Rep. L.R. 21 (OH)
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell
ISSN: 1352-7533
Last Modified: 02 Nov 2022 11:15

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