Nyang v G4S Care and Justice Services Ltd and Others: QBD 11 Dec 2013

The claimant suffered very substantial injury. He was detained at an immigration removal centre. He said that he suffered a mental illness, and that through a negligent failure to diagnose and control his condition he ran head first into a wall causing the injuries. He had made threats to kill himself, but no steps had been taken for investigation or care.

Lewis J
[2013] EWHC 3946 (QB)

Personal Injury, Negligence

Updated: 26 November 2021; Ref: scu.518922