Essays Tagged: "Negligence"

Oil in america

n the fish population and in the aquatic life in the regions where the oil companies have been. The negligence of these companies can be shown in different fields.There have been many incidents in the ...

(5 pages) 180 1 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Medical Malpractice

to revision and addition to the law. Liability was introduced along with the 'GIANT of all torts', negligence. Now in today's society, a doctor's duty is to use reasonable care, skill and judgment in ... his/her profession and when negligent, take full responsibility.What is malpractice? Malpractice is negligence. Negligence is a tort. A tort is a civil wrong, therefore malpractice is a civil wrong. I ...

(7 pages) 286 2 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

A review of the soul catcher

unts of money. The crew of the ship must have lost enormous amounts of potential money in their own negligence.I found it very interesting in this story how the white people were referred to as phanto ...

(7 pages) 45 1 4.8 Jun/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Legal approach to "A Few Good Men"

fact is because they are not only on charge for the acts which they have committed, but also their negligence as Marines, which will be shown in the final verdict. Being a criminal case, they need a ...

(7 pages) 74 0 2.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Law of Torts

ion1.1 Aims1.2 Sources1.3 Authorisation2.0 FINDINGS2.1 Rypper's Suit of Gymsock2.1.1 Conditions for Negligence2.1.1 Facts of the case2.1.3 Defences2.2 Gymsock Counter- Suit2.2.1 Conditions to Trespass ... Rypper's Suit of GymsockYour neighbour Ralph Rypper will most probably suing you under the law tort Negligence. To put it simply negligence is the breach of duty, to take reasonable care in the circum ...

(5 pages) 255 0 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Tort law in Canada and what this area of law is all about.

sed the injury or damage. Tort law is great when it is used properly. If you get injured due to the negligence of another person it is not right. Tort law is a benefit because the victim will receive ... ch money they could get for their injury."We many be witnessing a turning point in the evolution of negligence law, something that has been called a liability insurance crisis. The courts have been ac ...

(4 pages) 90 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Giannarelli v Wraith.

ions concerning duty of care to clients and the immunity of certain members of the legal society to negligence within the court and within circumstances directly related to their performance in court. ... ces directly related to their performance in court. In this example the counsel had been accused of negligence in his handling of relevant information during and proceeding the hearing and the plainti ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Internet law.

their clients sustains an injury. However Under the Unfair Contract Terms Act of 1977 liability for negligence resulting in death or personal injury cannot be excluded or restricted by contract. This ... regulation 1994.However they exclude or restrict liability for other loss or damage resulting from negligence only if the exclusion clause satisfies the test of reasonableness. Which is also said in ...

(11 pages) 186 0 4.6 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Representation of some characters in Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein".

hroughout the novel, we see the true nature of the creature caring and innocent, but Frankenstein's negligence makes the creature bitter and angry and he retaliates by murdering his close friends and ... mber the creature does not do it for his own pleasure, he was driven to the point of revenge by the negligence of his creator, and the dejection of society. Frankenstein may also be called a 'monster' ...

(15 pages) 197 2 4.7 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and Fire investigations.

fire investigator, my job is to arrest and put to trail any person who by "Intentionally" "Arson by negligence" "Marked Departure" or even "Non-Compliance with Prevention Laws" has caused a fire.Thesi ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Civilized Society (utopia)

son to end another person's life. Life is considered to precious to lose from any means. Killing by negligence is viewed as immoral as well, deeming punishment in the form of prison time sometimes, ev ...

(6 pages) 79 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The West was responsible for the deaths in Hungary in 1956

on, it can be argued that the West was actually responsible for what took place in Hungary. Through negligence, broken promises, and refusal of assistance, the situation in Hungary worsened and revolu ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Similarities between Laertes and Hamlet in the story "Hamlet"

nd grace,to the profoundest pit! I dare damnation: to this point I stand, thatboth worlds I give to negligence, let come what comes; only I'll berevenged most thoroughly for my father." Act 4 Scene 5 ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Hamlet

12 Senators That Changed Texas

ate. In The Miracle of the Killer Bees: 12 Senators Who Changed Texas Politics by Robert Heard, the negligence of 12 Texas Senators toward their political and constitutional responsibilities is unrigh ...

(7 pages) 60 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The theme of carelessness in The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

urthermore, they both show the theme of carelessness by being inconsiderate of others. The theme of negligence is also demonstrated when Tom and Daisy are both self-centered by fulfilling only their o ... foolishness ultimately resulted in her betrayal to Tom as well as Myrtle's death. Moreover, Daisy's negligence resulted in Myrtle's death which triggered Gatsby's death and eventually lead to George W ...

(6 pages) 48 0 3.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Safety Management - ACCIDENTS An accident can be defined as "any unplaneed, uncontrolled, unwanted, or undesirable event, or sudden mishap that interrupts an activity or function."

esult of accidents at work. Accidents at workplace do not happen by chance. It is usually a case of negligence on the part of employees or the part of management in not taking taking proactive measure ...

(8 pages) 123 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Environmental Implications of Political and Economic Reform in Communist China

for the massive environmental degradation which China is experiencing. A long history of political negligence and disregard for environmental policy and practice are also a key contributor to the rec ...

(10 pages) 113 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Failure of the League of Nations in the Inter-War Period

e the League fail in its duty. Some of the reasons why it failed are the absence of the U.S.A., the negligence of Britain and France, and the failure to keep Collective Security in effect.U.S. Preside ...

(5 pages) 68 1 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > International Organizations & Conflicts

Developing an effective Safety Program

management program.Develop an Objective: To minimize financial losses for the organization through negligence and avoiding unnecessary accidents in the workplace. Develop a program and support materi ...

(8 pages) 261 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

ONE REASON A Monologue

owly cleaning the dirt near the children's playground.I was in the park all day, picking up peoples negligence "You missed that one over there filthy Asian" shouted the young child to my right. I said ...

(4 pages) 33 0 5.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing