Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Material contribution to injury - where are we in 2021?

Material contribution to injury - where are we in 2021?
All levels - 1 hour

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

"A really good and understandable presentation of an area that I have never fully grasped!"

This webinar will explore when and how to establish causation on the basis of material contribution to injury and deal, amongst other matters with: 

  • When does the test of material contribution apply?
  • What makes a contribution to injury material?
  • Divisible and indivisible injuries
  • The origin of the law on establishing causation by material contribution
  • The development of the law from industrial disease to clinical negligence (and other) claims
  • The distinction between material contribution and material increase to risk
  • Are there now different ways of establishing causation?
  • Latest cases and developments in this area of the law


1 person: £65 + VAT
Small office (2 - 6 people): £105 + VAT
Large office (7 people or more): £160 + VAT
Whole organisation (All staff at all offices): £320 + VAT

Live or on-demand

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All people registered for the webinar will automatically be emailed details to view the online recording following the webinar, whether you view live or not. Recordings are available to view for up to six months.

Live webinar
29 Oct 2021
12:00 - 13:00

On-demand recording
From 29 Oct 2021 to 29 Apr 2022