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Strict Holds manufacturers liable without regard to fault.
Rooted in consumerfriendly public policies: Manufacturers and sellers are in a better position to bear the costs associated with injuries caused by their products, and Consumers should be protected from unsafe products. Strict Product Liability
Requirements Section 402(A) of the Restatement (Second) of Torts: Plaintiff must show that product was so “defective” that it was “unreasonably dangerous.” The product must be in a defective condition when the...
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- Spring '12