Industrial Disease Webinar Afternoon
A series of presentations on different aspects of the law concerning Industrial Disease.
APIL Training accredits this event with 4 CPD points.
Hands, Arms and Boomps a Daisy’. When is it CTS, HAVS or NFCI?
Tom Banks will consider carpal tunnel, hand-arm vibration, and non-freezing cold injuries, looking at the similarities and differences in these cases and how to run them.
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Ogden 8 Disabled – Maximising & Minimising Damages
Cressida Mawdesley-Thomas will discuss Authorities & academic literature.Watch Now
Apportionment of divisible diseases: a deeper look
David Green gives a deeper examination of the underlying principles governing apportionment in divisible diseases, with insights from a comparison of benign asbestos disease, hearing loss, and other apportionable losses.Watch Now
Occupational Asthma and Air Pollution Claims: An Update
Spencer Turner will discuss issues arising out of claims for occupational asthma, focusing on the applicable duties, causation and quantum. Spencer will also provide an update and summary of the principles and essential cases relating to air pollution claims.Watch Now
Causation in Non-Asbestos Related Occupational Cancers
Samuel Cuthbert will consider the test for causation expressed as the ‘doubles the risk’ test. It will provide an exposition of the application of this test in non-asbestos occupational cancers, and also consider how the test has interacted with the Fairchild exception in that context.Watch Now
Workstations and Musculoskeletal Injuries
Andrew Watson will consider how the rise in home working triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic impacts on employers’ duties, with a particular focus on strain injuries caused by unergonomic workstations.Watch Now
Limitation in Disease Cases
Helen Waller will discuss common issues that arise in respect of limitation in industrial disease litigation, looking in particular at the vexed issue of the ‘date of knowledge’ and considering the courts’ approach to it.Watch Now
Group Litigation, a panel discussion
Drawing on Michael Rawlinson QC and Ivan Bowley’s experience of the highest-profile disease group litigation John-Paul Swoboda probes them on the different perspectives, tactics and strategies used by Claimants and Defendants in group litigation.Watch Now