Walker v Wabco Automotive UK Ltd 11 May 1999 CA

Reports relating to this case:

  • Employer cleared of vibration-CTS "knowledge"

    1 October 1999

    In Walker v Wabco Automotive UK Ltd, the Court of Appeal overturns damages awarded to a woman for a work-related upper-limb disorder after it finds that her employers could not have been expected to anticipate that the use of vibrating tools could lead to carpal tunnel syndrome.