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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
APIL Guide to RTA Liability 3rd ed isbn 9781784733964

APIL Guide to RTA Liability 2nd ed

Edited by: Andrew Ritchie

ISBN13: 9781846613234
New Edition ISBN: 9781784733964
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781846611643
Published: March 2012
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

APIL Guide to RTA Liability, now in its second edition, is written by a team of specialist PI lawyers and provides detailed practical guidance on every aspect of this core area of PI practice.

The work is broken down into 26 accessible chapters, each focusing on a particular aspect of RTA liability and includes. It includes coverage of the liability of each participant; the particular rules that apply to local authorities, children and schools, public service vehicles, etc; the liability of cyclists and motor cyclists; the specific rules that apply in a range of different circumstances such as low velocity crashes, accidents abroad, etc; and practical guidance on the liability of insures and the MIB.

This new edition has been thoroughly updated and includes coverage of developments in law and practice, including:-

  • Claims made in the UK arising from foreign accidents
  • New EC directive consolidating all old RTA Directives
  • Pedestrians run down when drunk
  • Failure to wear a seat belt.
  • What is a motor vehicle? Trail bikes and electric trikes
  • As well as a new section containing draft model pleadings
APIL Guide to RTA Liability is an indispensable book for all PI practitioners.

Personal Injury Law
Incidence of RTA Claims in England and Wales
RTA Liability - General Principles
Low Velocity Crashes
Liability for Learner Drivers
Owners’ Liability
Passengers’ Liability
Driver’s Liability – Speed and Braking
Driver’s Liability – Overtaking
Driver’s Liability – Turning and Side Roads
Driver’s Liability – Lighting
Driver’s Liability – Traffic Lights
Driver’s Liability – Road Sign
Driver’s Liability – Roundabouts
Pedal Cyclist’s Liability
Motor Cyclist’s Liability
Emergency Vehicles’ Liability
Pedestrians’ Liability
Liability of Children and Schools
Local Authority Liability
Roadside Neighbours’ Liability
Liability for Injuries Caused by Animals in Road Traffic Accidents
Liability for Spillages and Obstructions on the Highway
Public Service Vehicles
Road Traffic Accidents Abroad
Insurers’s Liability
Motor Insurers’ Bureau’s Liability