Povey v. Qantas Airways Limited (2005)

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Zeller, Bruno (2005) Povey v. Qantas Airways Limited (2005). Uniform Law Review, 10 (3). pp. 602-607. ISSN 1124-3699 (print) 2050-9065 (online)


This is an appeal from the Supreme Court of Victoria - Court of Appeal which was allowed to test whether the appellant's claim revealed an arguable cause of action. The question was whether there could be an "accident" pursuant to Article 17 if a passenger suffered deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

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Case Law Summaries - Air Law

Item type Article
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/1605
DOI https://doi.org/10.1093/ulr/10.3.602
Official URL https://academic.oup.com/ulr/article/10/3/602/1672...
Subjects Historical > RFCD Classification > 390000 Law, Justice and Law Enforcement
Historical > FOR Classification > 1801 Law
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Law
Keywords accident, deep vein thrombosis, DVT, Olympic Airways, air transport, transport by air, convention for the unification of certain rules relating to international carriage by air (Warsaw, 1929)
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