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When a child dies due to negligence does the three-year limitation period start to run from the date the deceased child would have reached their 18th birthday or the date of death?

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Published on LexisPSL on 20/12/2016

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  • When a child dies due to negligence does the three-year limitation period start to run from the date the deceased child would have reached their 18th birthday or the date of death?
  • Limitation period for a deceased minor claimant

When a child dies due to negligence does the three-year limitation period start to run from the date the deceased child would have reached their 18th birthday or the date of death?

Limitation period for a deceased minor claimant

Although time generally starts to run from the ordinary date of accrual (Bell v Peter Browne) there are exceptions:

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