1. Tort Law: an introduction2. Negligence: elements of the tort3. Negligence: causation, defences, limitation and criticism4. Employers' liability5. Occupiers' liability6. Product liability7. Breach of statutory duty8. Deceit9. Defamation10. Privacy11. Nuisance12. The rule in Rylands v Fletcher13. Trespass to land14. Trespass to the person15. Liability for animals16. Joint and several liability17. Vicarious liablity18. Remedies in tort Appendix: Answering Exam QuestionsGlossaryIndex
Elliott and Quinn's Tort Law provides an accessible introduction to the essential concepts of this core subject, and continues to be the book of choice for undergraduate students year after year.
Catherine Elliott is a qualified Barrister and Senior Lecturer in Law at City University London. She has extensive experience of teaching law. Frances Quinn is an award-winning journalist with a particular interest in, and experience of the law.