A lot of people have either heard of or personally experienced situations in which an animal attacks and injures a human being. These animals are often times the property of other members of the society. Since the animals are their property, the law of torts holds them Continue reading “STRICT LIABILITY: LIABILITY FOR ANIMALS”
What is Strict Liability?
Strict liability occurs where the defendant in an action is responsible for damages that result from his act, whether he was negligent or not. Strict liability is divided into two Continue reading “Strict Liability: the Rule in Rylands vs Fletcher”
Generally, each tort has its own principles in relation to liability. However, there are general rules to liability in the law of torts. They are: Continue reading “PRINCIPLES OF LIABILITY IN TORT”