Goodes v East Sussex County Council [2000]


  • The claimant was confined to a wheelchair after he skidded on ice on an unsalted road, and crashed


  •  Did the local authority have a duty to salt the roads


  •  No duty


  •  The statutory duty to “maintain” the roads was no encompassing of the obligation to salt roads
RELATED CASE  Network Rail Infrastructure v CJ Morris [2004]

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