Cavell v Transport for London

Practice – Pre-trial or post-judgment relief. The defendant transport authority sought to withdraw an admission of liability made by its claims handling company in relation to an accident by the claimant when he fell off his bike. The Queen's Bench Division dismissed the application on the basis that the defect was clearly visible and also under the Civil Liability (Contribution) Act 1978, the defendant was not prevented from obtaining a contribution or indemnity.

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