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I suffered a very burned face when an e ciggarette flashed

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I suffered a very nasty burned face when an e ciggarette flashed fell in two my eye and surrounding area became very swollen an blistered.Dr gave antibiotics just in case.Having found their website they make it clear that however you injure yourself they will not take any responsibility for any thing.Now on their packaging it does not mention this abdication from this correct
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 2 years ago.
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You can not in law exclude personal injury for negligence

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Section 2 of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 states:

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A person cannot by reference to any contract term or to a notice given to persons generally or to particular persons exclude or restrict his liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence.

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Therefore no - they can not exclude liability for negligence

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