Chapter 10. Liability of the Occupier of Land

  1. Angela Sydenham1,
  2. Bruce Monnington2 and
  3. Andrew Pym3

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995518.ch10

Essential Law for Landowners and Farmers, Fourth Edition

Essential Law for Landowners and Farmers, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Sydenham, A., Monnington, B. and Pym, A. (eds) (2002) Liability of the Occupier of Land, in Essential Law for Landowners and Farmers, Fourth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995518.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Birketts Solicitors, Ipswich

  2. 2

    Country Land and Business Association

  3. 3

    Chartered Surveyor

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632057962

Online ISBN: 9780470995518

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Keywords:

  • occupiers of land;
  • the occupiers' liability act 1957;
  • land use;
  • insurance;
  • negligence

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Impact of land use

  • Insurance

  • Negligence

  • Occupiers' liability

  • Nuisance

  • Strict liability - Rylands v. Fletcher

  • Straying animals

  • Trespass