Nettleship v Weston [1971]: Case Analysis

Nettleship v Weston: Case Summary

The Defendant was a learner driver. She was taking lessons from a friend who checked that the Defendant’s insurance covered for her to be a passenger in the car. During a trip in the car the Defendant hit a lamp post and subsequently fractured the Claimant’s knee. The Defendant raised that as a learner driver her responsibility for standard of care should be lowered however this was not held but damages were reduced by 50%.

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Nettleship v Weston: Case Analysis

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