PROVING THINGS 183: WHERE DOES THE BURDEN OF PROOF LIE IN A HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE CASE?

PROVING THINGS 183: WHERE DOES THE BURDEN OF PROOF LIE IN A HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE CASE?

In Smithson v Lynn & Anor [2020] EWHC 2517 (QB) HHJ Gosnell (sitting as a High Court Judge) found a highway authority partially responsible for  an accident in failing to maintain the roads.  The are interesting issues relating to the…