Raflatac Ltd. -v- Eade And Others

Richard Waller QC

[1999] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 506

Richard Waller – Contract – Breach – Contributory negligence – First defendant sub-contracted sprinkler work for plaintiffs to second defendants – Second defendants failed to shut off water supply causing damage to plaintiffs’ property – Whether plaintiffs contributorily negligent – Whether first defendant owed parallel duty of care in tort in respect of conduct of contract works.

Date added: July 31st, 1998

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance