Motorcycle Law

Jones v Lawton (2013)

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist filtering using opposing carriageway collides with vehicle pulling across his path at a junction. Driver 2/3rd to blame.

Motorcycle Law

Burton v Evitt (2011)

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist overtakes a row of stationary traffic and collides with lead vehicle which is turning right. Driver 20% to blame (on appeal).

Motorcycle Law

Fagan v Jeffers (2005)

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist undertakes stationary vehicles and collides with a car. Driver 50% to blame.

Motorcycle Law

Worsfold v Howe (1980)

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist filters past stationary tanker at a junction and collides with vehicle crossing in front. Driver 50% to blame.

Motorcycle Law

Clarke v Winchurch (1969)

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February 12, 2024

Bus signals car to exit from junction but filtering moped not seen by bus driver on the offside collides with car.

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Powell v Moody (1966)

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist filtering on offside of two rows of stationary cars collides with car driver. Driver 20% to blame.

Motorcycle Law

Ringe v Eden Springs (UK) Ltd QBD 12/1/12

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist overtakes stationary lorry at junction and collides with exiting vehicle. Motorcyclist entered hatched lines to do so and was also carrying too much speed.

Motorcycle Law

Harding v Hinchcliffe (1964)

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February 12, 2024

Car pulls out from junction and hits motorcycle filtering past a bus. Driver 100% to blame.

Motorcycle Law

Brooks v Burgess (1996)

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February 12, 2024

Motorcyclist injured in collision with motorist after undertaking a stationary bus at a junction.

Motorcycle Law

Kyriacou v Finch (2021)

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February 12, 2024

Speeding scooter rider overtakes van at junction and collides with a car which cuts the corner and pulls out in front of him.

Motorcycle Law

Hernandez v Acar

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February 12, 2024

A speeding motorcyclist and car collide at a junction. Blame is apportioned 60/40 in favour of the motorcyclist due to causative potency.

Motorcycle Law

Duncan v Walshe

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February 12, 2024

Lorry and motorcycle travelling in opposite directions collide as the lorry turns into a minor road. Lorry driver 100% to blame.

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