870. Negligence.

(6)     Liability, Indemnity and Offences

870.     Negligence.

The principles governing the liability of chiropractors towards their patients are precisely the same as those which govern the liability of medical practitioners towards their patients1. Whether there is any negligence by a chiropractor is to be tested against the standard of the ordinary skilled chiropractor exercising and professing to have the special skill of that discipline2.