Negligence - what is it and how do you prove it?

Written by Sophie Evans

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How do you prove negligence?

Every case has at least two sides however, it isrepparttar responsibility ofrepparttar 145697 person makingrepparttar 145698 claim (the claimant) to prove his case and persuaderepparttar 145699 Court thatrepparttar 145700 person who they feel is to blame forrepparttar 145701 accident (the defendant) was in breach of statutory or common law duty owed to him or her. There are several types of evidence that would support a claimant’s case and help to prove negligence. They are as follows:

•Witness statements •Medical records •Expert evidence •Employment records and occupational health file •Photographic and video evidence •Invoices, estimates and receipts •Reports from public servants such as police officers

These pieces of evidence can apply to any ofrepparttar 145702 personal injury types outlined above.

It also needs to be proven thatrepparttar 145703 defendant owes him a duty of care, thatrepparttar 145704 defendant is in breach of that duty and thatrepparttar 145705 breach has caused losses (i.e. damage to property, or a personal injury) which were reasonably foreseeable. It is important to remember however that an employer’s duty of care is not conclusive. A duty of reasonable care is expected from employers. Individuals should take a certain amount of care towards their own personal wellbeing and safety and realise that accidents can happen.

For free legal advice regarding making a personal injury claim visit or to learn more about negligence and to make a claim, or alternatively you can call us on 0800 197 32 32. have many years experience of handling personal injury claims. They help people to claim compensation after non fault accidents.


Editorial notes: The Claim Solicitors provides full accident litigation compensation services. Helps people to claim compensation for all types of injury from whiplash to head injuries.

By Sophie Evans – Compensation following a non fault accident.

By Sophie Evans – Compensation following a non fault accident.

Forcing New Siblings Can Backfire

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Sadly sometimes a new distant sibling doesn’t getrepparttar message that they aren’t liked. When explaining this, be gentle. They may not understand why they are hated. Ifrepparttar 145014 sibling tries to continue approaching, trying to be close…it may result in a big blow up inrepparttar 145015 siblings face. Some signs a sibling doesn’t like you are : Cross arms, minimum eye contact and annoyed that you are trying to talk to them.

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