Hegarty –v- E. E. Caledonia Ltd.

Alistair Schaff QC

[1996] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 413

Alistair Schaff – Damages – Personal injury – Breach of statutory duty – Breach of duty of care – Piper Alpha disaster – Support vessel went to assistance – Plaintiff on support vessel claimed to be suffering from symptoms of post traumatic stress syndrome – Whether defendant owners of Piper Alpha owed plaintiff duty of care – Whether defendants in breach of statutory duty – Offshore Installations

Date added: December 1st, 1995

Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport