Road signs and layouts creating a pedestrian crossing did not create an absolute precedence for a pedestrian. The driver must use reasonable endeavours in the circumstances to give a a pedestrian preference. Where an accident occurs, the fact if it be so that the driver was free of negligence, will afford a full defence.
 2 All ER 71,  2 QB 668,  1 TLR 1537
England and Wales
Road Traffic, Negligence
Updated: 12 May 2022; Ref: scu.189999