Clinch v Dorset Police Authority

Author / Contributor: Jeremy Johnson QC
Clinch v Dorset Police Authority
Issue: Whether a police officer who suffered depression as a result of failing to secure promotion was entitled to an injury on duty award; whether a police authority is entitled to determine whether an injury was received in the execution of the officer’s duty without reference to a duly qualified medical practitioner
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/4976/2002
Neutral Citation:   [2003] EWHC 161 Admin
Judge(s): McCombe J
Date: 11 February 2003