Animal Negligence Update

Animal Negligence Update

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Course Overview

Dog bite claims are the most common and thereby most highly publicised type of personal injury claim caused by animals in the UK, but they are by no means the only claims which practitioners may have to deal with.

This course is aimed specifically at personal injury practitioners with an interest in this area of law and will offer guidance on how to advise clients regarding animal negligence allegations and how to bring a claim under the provisions of the Animal Act 1971.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch 1 hour recorded webinar
  • This course provides one CPD point.

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:
  • Have a greater understanding of the Animal Act 1971
  • Feel confident when advising clients regarding civil and criminal liability
  • Be familiar with the ways in which a claim can be brought and the defences available

What is the target audience?

  • PI practitioners


About Instructor - Adam Gadd

Adam is the head of Pump Court Chambers Personal Injury Practice Group and a member of the Executive Committee of the Personal Injury Bar Association.  Adam specialises in all types of personal injury litigation and is regularly instructed both in an advisory capacity and as an advocate in the civil courts and tribunals at all levels.  Adam frequently acts in matters where injury and damages arise out of road traffic accidents and has particular expertise in personal injury fraud cases and has acted for both claimants and insurers in such cases.

Adam regularly delivers seminars and publishes articles on his areas of expertise and frequently contributes to the PI Brief Update Law Journal.  In 2012 Adam became the assistant editor of the Counsel's Remuneration section of Butterworth's Costs Service. 

Course Curriculum

recorded webinars

  • Webinar


  • Notes
    16 Page
  • Slides
    21 Page


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  • Price
  • £ 60