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TYPES OF DAMAGES - For personal injuries - Calculation - Contingencies

Tuesday, June 05, 2018 @ 8:30 AM  

Appeal by the defendant hospital and nurse from the award of damages for future loss of income and the award of costs. In September 2008, the plaintiff Sarah Butler was diagnosed with hypotonic cerebral palsy. Her condition was caused by the hospital nurses' negligence artificial rupture of her members at the birth of her and her twin brother in January 2007. The condition caused a permanent, serious impairment of Sarah's fine motor skills, speech, cognition, learning and behaviour. Her disabilities required physiotherapy, speech-language therapy, occupational therapy...