Bourne Leisure Ltd v Marsden [2009] EWCA Civ 671, a case before the Court of Appeal concerning occupiers' liability, and affirming the previous decision of Phipps v Rochester.


The mother left her child unattended in a park bench for a few minutes while she was speaking to someone. The child climbed over a fence and drowned in a pond. The mother sued the owner of the park.

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