Unformatted text preview: manufactures. Punitive damages: punish. To send the message To deter people from the actions that they are trying to do. Trucks design without backup warning device. Improperly design if the truck doesn’t have it. Defect in design: Crashworthiness Doctrine: take into one of the collusions that is a person’s moving around and get hurt Failure to warn: defect that occurs when a manufacture does not place a warning on the packaging of products that could cause injury if the danger is unknown. Defect of packaging, e.g. if you buy a bottle of water, and just pick it up, and the cap shoot up and hurt the eyeball. In the chain of distribution like the supermarket could also be one of the Supervening Event Statute of limitations, the defendant needs to raise if it is run of the statute of limitation. Statute of repose is no longer for defense. Contributory negligence:...
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- Winter '12
- Tort reform, Deseret, strict liability plaintiff, strict liability plaintiffs