Changing tides in flooding claims; liability, insurance and proof

Posted: 02/06/2015

Hotel du Vin Bristol,
Narrow Lewins Mead,

2nd June 2015

Cost: Free
CPD: 1.5 points

Neil Moody KC and Tim Killen will look at liability for flooding and review the remedies available to those suffering recent flood damage. The seminar will cover:

  • Nuisance and Rylands v Fletcher
  • Liability of public authorities
  • Liability of sewerage undertakers
  • Flood Insurance and Flood Re

Richard Allitt will consider the role of the expert in flood claims and explain how computer modelling can assist the Court in establishing causation.

Richard Allitt BSc FICE CEng CEnv is a leading consulting engineer specialising in hydraulic assessment of flood risks. He has prepared expert evidence in many flooding cases.

We would be delighted if you could join us. The lecture will take place on Tuesday 2nd June at the Hotel du Vin, The Sugar House, Narrow Lewins Mead, Bristol BS1 2NU. It will commence promptly at 5:30pm and will be followed by drinks and canapés.

There will be no charge to attend this event. This seminar is accredited with 1.5 CPD points.


Neil Moody KC

Call: 1989 Silk: 2010

Timothy Killen

Call: 2010


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