Victorian Railways Commissioner v Coultas 
- A cart crossed a railway line in front of a train, as per the direction of a railway authority employee
- Although no incident occurred, the claimants suffered mental injury
- Could recovery be permitted for claims where there was no actual physical injury
- No recovery, Coultas’ claim failed
- Without physical injury, a mental injury claim cannot be made
Posted in Tort Law Revision Notes.
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