Guidelines for the Assessment of General Damages in Personal Injury Cases / Edition 8

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These Guidelines are widely acknowledged as a key source of reference for the judiciary, for personal injury law practitioners, and for professionals in related areas such as insurance.They are designed to provide a clear and logical framework for the assessment of damages in personal injury cases, while leaving the discretion of the assessor unfettered, since every case must depend to a degree on its own facts. Now in their eighth edition, they can be relied upon as being fully up to date and in line with all recent awards and practice.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199207572
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 11/28/2006
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 80
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword to the First Edition
Introduction 1
1 Injuries involving Paralysis 3
2 Head Injuries 5
A Brain damage 5
B Minor head injury 8
C Epilepsy 8
3 Psychiatric Damage 10
A Psychiatric damage generally 10
B Post-traumatic stress disorder 12
4 Injuries affecting the Senses 14
A Injuries affecting sight 14
B Deafness 15
C Impairment of taste and smell 17
5 Injuries to Internal Organs 18
A Chest injuries 18
B Lung disease 19
C Asbestos-related disease 21
D Asthma 22
E Reproductive system: Male 23
F Reproductive system: female 24
G Digestive system 24
H Kidney 26
I Bowels 26
J Bladder 26
K Spleen 27
L Hernia 28
6 Orthopaedic Injuries 29
A Neck injuries 29
B Back injuries 31
C Shoulder injuries 33
D Injuries to the pelvis and hips 34
E Amputation of arms 35
F Other arm injuries 36
G Injuries to the elbow 37
H Wrist injuries 38
I Hand injuries 38
J Vibration white finger 42
K Work-related upper limb disorders 44
L Leg injuries 45
M Knee injuries 48
N Ankle injuries 49
O Achilles tendon 50
P Foot injuries 51
Q Toe injuries 53
7 Facial Injuries 55
A Skeletal injuries 55
B Facial disfigurement 58
8 Scarring to Other Parts of the Body 60
9 Damage to Hair 62
10 Dermatitis 63
Index 65
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