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Forbes at Trial - Lynn O'Hanlon v Bury Council

28 Jul 2021

Claimant fails to persuade judge of adverse weather conditions Forbes recently successfully defended a claim brought by a claimant under the Occupiers' Liability Act 1957. She said that she had slipped on the steps of a Council building that was hired out for a wedding and that the defendant…

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Forbes at Trial - Was a depression in block paving a danger?

28 Jul 2021

The judgment in this tripping claim showed the importance of accurate measurements when defending tripping on the highway claims. The claimant brought a claim as a result of allegedly stumbling and falling due to a depression in block paving on a pavement. Such minor defects are often seen on our…

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