Brock and another v Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust and another

Negligence – Causation. The claimants brought a claim in negligence in respect of their deceased daughter against the first defendant hospital. They also brought a claim for nervous shock in respect of the admitted negligence of the second defendant hospital. The Queen's Bench Division held that the first defendant had not been negligent and it could not be said that the admitted negligence of the second defendant has caused the claimants nervous shock.

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