Hong Kong Personal Injury Brief - July 2019 Edition

In this edition of the PI Brief, we consider three recent judgements of The Honourable Mr Justice Bharwaney, the Personal Injuries Judge. The first case discusses employers’ duty of care when assigning workload, the second sets out some guidelines on how damages should be calculated for paraplegic injuries while the third judgment shows what kind of evidence employers should adduce in order to win on a slip and fall claim.

Government dentist awarded HK$21 million for overwork

Damages for paraplegic injury

Slip and fall claim dismissed

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