Upper Tribunal's upholding of subsidence claim warns operators that proof is vital

In Hicks v the Coal Authority, the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) considered the statutory test regarding the cause of subsidence as set out in the Coal Mining Subsidence Act 1991.

by Peter Nesbit

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