Assessing damages for domestic assistance – where are we now?

An update on recent cases and the principles that have emerged in relation to the threshold requirements for gratuitous assistance, satisfying the need, commingling tasks, periods of hospitalisation, when a claim for commercial care will be allowed in lieu of gratuitous assistance and discounts for vicissitudes. Plus, a useful checklist for assessing damages.

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