Professional negligence

K.M. Norrie, J.M. Thomson (Editor)

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This chapter discusses professional negligence in relation to the two main themes of duty of care and standard of care. A brief description is given of how the principles identifed are applied in practice to a number of disparate professions.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDelict
Place of PublicationLondon, United Kingdom
Publication statusPublished - 2007


  • delict
  • professional negligence
  • duty of care
  • standard of care
  • personal injury
  • economic loss
  • third party liability
  • holding out
  • gross negligence

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