Duty of care for mental harm suffered by rescuers
Yule, Jennifer M. (2010) Duty of care for mental harm suffered by rescuers. Queensland Lawyer, 30(4), pp. 182-183.
In Wicks v State Rail Authority NSW; Sheehan v State Rail Authority NSW  HCA 22 (16 June 2010) the duty of care owed to rescuers, who were police officers, at a train derailment, was considered in conjunction with the interpretation of the Civil Liability Act (NSW) 2002.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||Currently unavailable pending publisher permission|
|Keywords:||Torts, Duty, Mental, Rescuers, Law|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Tort Law (180126)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Current > Research Centres > Law and Justice Research Centre
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010|
|Deposited On:||21 Jun 2011 10:39|
|Last Modified:||13 Aug 2011 19:21|
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