Consider the scenarios below. Choose one
and determine if it describes negligence or product liability. Explain
your answer and be sure to discuss the elements of any claims that may
is driving in her car when her phone chimes. She picks up her phone and
sees a text from her friend. While responding to the text Daisy runs a
red light and causes an accident.
just moved from Florida to Minnesota and is enjoying the scenery of a
beautiful snowfall when she sees a person slip and fall on the ice on
sidewalk in front of her house.
is a lumberjack. He decides to purchase a new chainsaw. The first time
Larry uses the chainsaw the product malfunctions and Larry is injured.