Sedley LJ said that: ‘people do not always look where they are going.’ Where the claimant was wholly to blame for the accident and there could be no liability on the defendant colege.
 EWCA Civ 505,  ICR 212
England and Wales
Cited – Burgess v Plymouth City Council CA 30-Dec-2005
The claimant fell over plastic lunch boxes at the school at which she worked as a cleaner. The judge had held that the school was in breach of the regulations, and was liable but the claimant was 50% contributorially negligent. The defendant argued . .
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Updated: 23 June 2022; Ref: scu.216882