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Published: 10 March 2005

910 Pages | 12pp line drawings


ISBN: 9780199275717

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Personal Injury Law

Liability, Compensation, Procedure

Second Edition

Peter Barrie

  • Fully updated to cover new cases, commentary and recent legislative developments
  • Comprehensive coverage of the whole range of modern personal injury practice with sections on liability, assessment of damages and claims procedure
  • Easy access direct to the sources, including the full text of the Judicial Studies Board Guidelines, and the Ogden Tables
  • Each of the 64 chapters contains commentary followed by the relevant materials
  • Includes anatomical diagrams to assist with the understanding of medical terms in legal reports
  • A companion website dedicated to developments in this area of the law, will keep the book up-to-date

New to this Edition:

  • Expanded discussion of contributory negligence
  • Includes a table of time speed and distance for the analysis of road accidents
  • Includes the new MIB Untraced Drivers's Agreement
  • Full text of the Code of Best Practice on Rehabilitation
  • New protocol for disease claims
  • More detailed discussion on the treatment of care claims and the conflict of interest that arises
  • New section on the effects of bankruptcy
  • Updated and more accessible page layout

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