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Published by Peter Ford
Aug 9, 2019 in Insurance

Obvious risk: The ‘ordinary experience’ test

Raised edge. Trip and fall. Lawsuit. The Council argues it didn't need to do more. Who was right, and why? The Court of Appeal re-examines the concept of 'obvious risk' and the need to take precautions against such a risk in Council of the City of Sydney v Bishop. Author: Chad FarahJudgment Date: 28 June 2019Citation: Council of the City of Sydney v Bishop [2019] NSWCA 157Jurisdiction: NSW Court of Appeal 1PrinciplesPedestrians are under a...
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