Armstrong and others v British Coal Corporation (2): CA 31 Jul 1998

The corporation appealed against a decision that it was liable to the plaintiffs (representatives of 25,000 other plaintiffs) for damages for Vibratory White Finger.


Simon Brown, Judge, Buxton LJJ


[1998] EWCA Civ 1359, [1998] CLY 975




Health and Safety at Work Act 19745


England and Wales

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CitedEdwards v Hugh James Ford Simey Solicitors SC 20-Nov-2019
The claimant sought damages saying that the defendant solicitors had failed to secure the incremental award of compensation under the vibration white finger scheme. The central issue was whether evidence which only became available later, but which . .
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Updated: 09 May 2022; Ref: scu.144838