Phelps v Hillingdon London Borough Council 
- Child not diagnosed with dyslexia by psychologist
- This did not receive extra support as school
- Could education authority be liable for failure to diagnose
- Yes, recovery allowed
- Local education authorities could be vicariously liable for not diagnosing children’s mental issues, in this case dyslexia
Posted in Tort Law Revision Notes.
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