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Unformatted text preview: to travel from construction trailers to job sites and back. This commute was to be made on personal time, and is no different than any other employee going to and from a job. Conclusion : No Performance Plumbing and Heating is not liable for negligence to Raleigh, because no legal duty was owed to Raleigh. The driver Weese was considered like any, commuting from and to a job site, off duty and does not constitute a legal duty by PPH to Raleigh. If PPH was found liable, Raleigh would collect compensatory damages for medical expenses, repair costs, lost wages, and emotional distress recovery costs. Since negligence is not intentional, Raleigh may not seek punitive damages....
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- Spring '11
- Business Law