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A not-for-profit organisation
committed to injured people

The key cases in fatal accident damages

1 hour

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

The means of assessment of fatal accident damages is not set out in the Fatal Accident Act, but is set out in a series of cases.

Proper representation of a claimant depends on the lawyer knowing, in some detail, how the courts approach fatal accidents dependency.

This webinar looks at the key cases on the assessment of dependency claims and covers:

  • Financial dependency
  • Loss of a carer
  • Loss of a partner
  • Will the courts award damages for dependency following loss of a child?
  • The type of evidence needed
  • Section 4 and what matters are ignored



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1 person - non-member: £115 + VAT
Small office (2 - 6 people): £150 + VAT
Large office (7 people or more): £185 + VAT
Whole organisation (All staff at all offices): £375 + VAT


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19 Apr 2024

On-demand recording
From 19 Apr 2024 to 19 Oct 2024