The most important remedy in tort is damages and questions involving damages for personal injury or death are often set by examiners. Such questions may take the form of a general essay or a problem question, in which details are given of the claimant’s salary and family responsibilities. In the latter type of question, candidates are not expected to produce detailed calculations of damages, but rather to indicate and discuss the particular heads of damage that are recoverable and how they would be calculated.
James is crossing the road when he is injured due to the negligent driving of Ken. ...