Tort Law covers civil wrongdoing against ‘the person’. Tort covers many areas and is generally based upon the principle of Negligence and a Breach of Duty of Care to others. Cases can be tried in Court but are tried in the Civil Courts not the Criminal Court. Here are some of the most common areas covered under Tort Law.
- Personal Injury- Injury caused by others at Work, on the Road or in a Public Place.
- Neighbourhood Disputes
- Medical Negligence
- Libel, Slander &Defamation
- Professional Negligence