Vicarious Liability

Vicarious Liability

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Course Overview

The employer is responsible for actions of the employee that take place in the course of employment.

During this course the nature of vicarious liability will be explored. Consideration will be given to understanding exactly what the employer might be responsible for. Lecturer Kathy Daniels will also examine the recent rulings which have extended the liability beyond that of employees.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the reference notes and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.
  • This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • • Understand how vicarious liability is determined
  • • Have analysed why the employer might be vicariously liable for the actions of individuals other than employees.

What is the target audience?

  • Employment law practitioners


About Instructor - Kathy Daniels

Kathy is a Teaching Fellow at Aston University, lecturing in employment law and employee relations. After a career in HR, in the manufacturing sector, she now writes extensively on HR related topics, and specifically on employment law. Kathy has written an employment law textbook which is currently in its third edition, and also writes a broad range of materials for organisations such as the CIPD. In addition, she is a Lay Member of the Employment Tribunal, sitting in Birmingham.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Webinar


  • Notes
    2 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page


  • Price
  • £ 60