Kolasa v Ealing Hospital NHS Trust

Negligence – Occupiers Liability. The claimant was admitted to the Accident and Emergency department of the defendant hospital. Whilst on the premises he sustained serious injury by falling off a 30 foot wall. He brought a claim against the defendant under either the Occupiers' Liability Act 1957 or, alternatively, if, which was not admitted, he was a trespasser at the time of the fall, under the Occupiers' Liability Act 1984. The Queen's Bench Division dismissed the entire claim.

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