Pleural Plaques – an award

Lord Pentland’s Opinion in the case of WW v The Advocate General for Scotland 2015 CSOH 111 was issued on 13 August. Prior to this Opinion there was no previously reported Scottish case where provisional damages had been awarded for Pleural Plaques.  There was a case in 1988 which had been a full and final damages award, not a provisional award.  In England there had been provisional awards before Rothwell. In Rothwell v Chemical and Insulating Co Ltd 2008 1AC … Continued