Tort Seminar Questions – Breach of Duty of Care & Proof of Negligence & Defences Make your way through the following questions over the two seminar sessions Breach of Duty of Care
What is the basic test for breach of duty of care? What broader range of considerations have courts taken into account when assessing and applying the breach of duty of care test? In your assessment, how important are policy considerations in the courts assessing and applying the breach of duty of care test?
Proof of Negligence
Explain the maxim res ipsa loquitur, and ascertain what are the three requirements that must be met for res ipsa loquitur to take effect
How critical are the defences to negligence liability for denying compensation for injury caused by….