Mains v Uniroyal Englebert Tyres Ltd: IHCS 29 Sep 1995

An employer’s duties to provide a safe workplace exists despite the lack of forseeability of any accident of the type which occurred.


Times 29-Sep-1995, [1995] SC 518


Factories Act 1961 29(1)

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CitedBaker v Quantum Clothing Group Ltd and Others SC 13-Apr-2011
The court was asked as to the liability of employers in the knitting industry for hearing losses suffered by employees before the 1989 Regulations came into effect. The claimant had worked in a factory between 1971 and 2001, sustaining noise induced . .
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Health and Safety, Scotland

Updated: 09 April 2022; Ref: scu.83328