RXDX v Northampton Borough Council and Another: CA 9 Jun 2016

Thw Council sought leave to appeal against a finding that lifeguards at its pool had been negligent after the claimant, a child of 6 years old and unable to swim, had suffered serious injury at their swimming pool.
Held: It was arguable that the judge had set the standard of care too high as against the council. Leave to appeal granted.

[2016] EWCA Civ 672
England and Wales

Negligence, Personal Injury

Updated: 22 January 2022; Ref: scu.568621