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before the jar was completely out, the display began to shake, and Pat stopped pulling out the jar. She was about to push it back into the stack when Bob, another shopper, accidentally bumped his cart into Pat. This caused her hand to jolt forward, and the entire display fell over. Both Pat and Bob were knocked down and suffered glass cuts. Pat sues Dan's for negligence in designing and constructing the display. Pat has also named Bob as a defendant. 4. If Dan's claims Pat was comparatively negligent, and the jurisdiction maintains a rule of pure comparative fault, which of the following statements is accurate? A. Because Pat was an invitee to whom Dan's owed a duty of protection, any carelessness on Pat's part will not reduce her recovery. B. Because Pat recognized the danger of pulling out a jar from the stack, she cannot recover whether or not her action was unreasonable. C. If Pat failed to use reasonable care for her own safety, and her conduct was a substantial factor in causing the display to fall, the jury may reduce her award. D. If Pat failed to exercise reasonable care for her own safety, and her conduct was a substantial factor in causing the display to fall, Pat can only recover if her fault was less than that of Bob and Dan's. Pure comparative negligence allows a Plaintiff to recover a percentage of the damages even if her own negligence exceeded the defendants.
5. Same facts as in Question 4. If Dan's claims Pat assumed the risk of injury, and this is a "secondary" assumption of risk type of case, which of the following statements is accurate?
was anxious to learn. The employee handed Pete a form titled "Release," and told Pete he'd have to sign it before he'd be allowed to ride. In part, the form stated: I recognize that there are inherent risks in any horseback riding activity. I am also aware of the possible risks and dangers inherent in participating in such activities, including, but not limited to, possible injury or property damage from falling from my horse, collision with other riders, physical strain and injury due to unfamiliar or unexpected movements of the horse, biting or kicking by the horse, and allergic reaction to the horse, saddle and equipment, or vegetation and foliage encountered while riding.

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