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Thomson v Hanson White Ltd

LTL 1/12/98 (unreported elsewhere) 1998-12-01

The proper approach for the court to take when determining the date of knowledge for the purposes of s.14 Limitation Act 1980 was partly subjective – whether the plaintiff considered that the injury was sufficiently serious; and partly objective – whether it would have been reasonable for the plaintiff to not regard the injury as sufficiently serious.