Fitzgerald v Lane [1989]: Case Analysis

Fitzgerald v Lane: Case Summary

The Claimant walked across a pelican crossing when the lights were red when he was hit by the First Defendant and fell into the path of the Second Defendant. He consequentially suffered from tetraplegia, however was unable to confirm which impact caused the tetraplegia. The judge held that all three were equally at fault with both defendants paying insufficient attention to the road. Damages were held at £596,553 and ordered the two Defendants to pay one third of that amount.

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Fitzgerald v Lane: Case Analysis

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