McBride v Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police 28 January 2000 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Traumatised off-duty nurse's fear was reasonable

    Date:
    1 July 2000

    In McBride v Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police, the High Court rules that an off-duty nurse who helped those injured and dying in the Hillsborough Stadium disaster is entitled to compensation for the psychiatric illness resulting from witnessing the horrors of that day.