Rupasinghe v West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Journal of Personal Injury Law, Forthcoming

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 62/2017

3 Pages Posted: 1 May 2017 Last revised: 16 Nov 2017

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James Goudkamp

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

Date Written: April 29, 2017

Abstract

This case involved a claim for damages under Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1934 and the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 on account of the death of a man known as Mr Rohan Rupasinghe (“the deceased”). The deceased had died as a result of the defendant’s negligence. The claim under the 1976 Act was brought by deceased’s widow, Dr Kumari Rupasinghe.

Keywords: Tort; Compensatory Damages; Fatal Accidents; Fatal Accidents Act 1976

JEL Classification: K13

Suggested Citation

Goudkamp, James, Rupasinghe v West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust (April 29, 2017). Journal of Personal Injury Law, Forthcoming ; Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 62/2017. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2960623

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