TORT LAW- PROBLEM QUESTION
8 pages (2000 words)
In brief, the driver of the police car, PC Swift, was driving recklessly. Ahmed, the driver of the ambulance, was not. Because of the collision, Sheila suffered brain damage that would not have occurred if the ambulance had arrived at the expected time. While it appears that the collision would break the chain of causation, therefore Kent Ambulance would not be liable, the facts are complicated by the fact that Ahmed had made the decision to arrive 10 minutes late.