Negligent tort 3 negligence liability for a product

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NEGLIGENT TORT 3 Negligence Liability For a product to be liable for negligence there has to be a claim by an injured or affected consumer. If the company had not recalled the product and it caused harm, it would have undoubtedly been accused of negligence. The snaps on the crouch of the body suits could have caused death, and this would have to be solved under the Consumer Protection Act. In regard to claims related to negligence, it is assumed that companies owe a duty to all their consumers. Such claims are not limited by the principle of privacy of contract. Consequently, anybody, whether he or she is the buyer of the product, can present the claim to the relevant authority. A company's negligence could be; 1. Failure to be careful during the production process thus causing the good to have defects (Pitmans Law, 2014). 2. Failure to be careful when the product is being designed. This includes failing to conduct sufficient research regarding the product before launching it. 3. Failure to test the product effectively. 4. Failure to warn the consumers in case the product is likely to pose any threat. 5. Failure to recall goods or not issue suitable warnings when it is noted that a product is dangerous and has already be sold to consumers. To avoid issues related to negligence, a manufacturer should put in place a policy for corrective action.
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NEGLIGENT TORT 4 Negligence Case Elements Duty of Care The decisions of a law of court for some lawsuits depend on whether the offender owed a duty to the complainant. This kind of duty arises when according to the law, there is a relationship between the two parties and the consequence of the relationship is that the offender is obliged to behave in a particular way toward his or her counterpart. In the United States manufacturers have the duty to protect their consumers from getting injuries. Consequently, if
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