By : Jamie Clarke
Spencer-Franks has redefined the employer liability boundaries, but the area of claims for injuries caused by work equipment remains open, says Jamie Clarke
THE HOUSE OF LORDS in Spencer-Franks v Kellogg Brown and Root Limited  UK HL 46, in overruling the decision of the Court of Appeal in Hammond v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis  EWCA Civ 830, has further widened and restated the scope of the definition of ‘work equipment’ in the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER)
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