Vicarious liability: employer liable for employee's attack on customer
This report relates to 1 case(s)
Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc  IRLR 362 SC (1 other report)
Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc  IRLR 362 SC
vicarious liability | closeness of connection | assault
The Supreme Court has held that an employer was vicariously liable for the actions of an employee who seriously assaulted a customer while at work.