Client compensated for psychiatric harm after witnessing the death of a loved one

A person who witnesses a loved one being killed or seriously injured by the negligence of another can claim compensation if they suffer psychiatric injury as a result.  Even witnessing the immediate aftermath (as opposed to the accident itself) can give rise to a claim for compensation. This type of claim is known as a secondary victim claim (the […]

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