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The Court of Appeal confirms that the correct defendant is the carrier, and not the airport operator/owner, in a situation where there is an accident causing injury while disembarking from an aircraft

March 2017
Sarah Conroy

A recent decision of the Court of Appeal confirmed that the provisions of the Montreal Convention governing international air travel applied to a claim for personal injuries mounted in relation to a fall while disembarking.

Sarah Conroy discusses the Montreal Convention and how it inpacted a number of cases on this matter.

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