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No civil liability under employers' liability insurance Act

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    Richardson v Pitt-Stanley and others [1995] 1 All ER 460 CA (0 other reports)

In Richardson v Pitt-Stanley and others the Court of Appeal holds that the Employers' Liability (Compulsory Insurance) Act 1969 does not create a civil, as well as a criminal, liability. The case deals with an attempt by an injured employee to sue the directors and the company secretary of the firm by which he had been employed.