Koonjul v Thameslink Healthcare Services 28 March 2000 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Court of Appeal applies realism to manual handling

    Date:
    1 October 2000

    In Koonjul v Thameslink Healthcare Services, the Court of Appeal dismisses a claim under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, in part because the "everyday" nature of the task which caused the injury made it unrealistic to require a risk assessment.