A recent judgment, involving a semi-professional footballer who suffered a broken ankle when playing for Radcliffe Borough in a game against Ossett Town, awarded just under £20k in damages to the player. However, Ossett Town were also found liable for legal costs bringing the total order to over £130k.
Sports Law Advice is the latest publication from Plexus Law and takes an in-depth look at the issues surrounding serious foul play on the pitch including: the employment status of a footballer, vicarious liability, player-to-player insurance and personal accident insurance.
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