Category Human Rights

FATAL INCIDENTS: HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE “INDIRECT VICTIM”

The definition of dependants under the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 is set out in clear terms in the Act itself. In Daniel -v- St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust [2016] EWHC 23 (QB) Mrs Justice Lang DBE considered issues of eligibility when a claim is brought under the Human Rights Act and the ECHR. KEY POINTS […]