Monmouthshire County Council v Smith: CA 1957

Whether a pension is to be deducted from damages awarded for personal injury.


[1957] 1 All ER 78, [1957] 2 QB 154, [1957] 2 WLR 33


AffirmedMonmouthshire County Council v Smith 1956
The court considered whether a police pension which became payable on early retirement through injury was deductible from damages awarded for the injury.
Held: Yes. . .

Cited by:

CitedParry v Cleaver CA 9-May-1967
The plaintiff policeman was hit by a car whilst he was on traffic duty. When he claimed damages in negligence the defendant sought to have deducted from his award an amount received by way of additional pension payments received which had been . .
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Updated: 14 May 2022; Ref: scu.237514