We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies. Close

CHAPTER 8 ENVIRONMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS

Product Liability: Law and Insurance

Page 399 8 ENVIRONMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS The link between product liability and environmental and health and safety law 8.1 Product liability arises from the use of goods. A civil or criminal liability may arise when accidental damage results from the use of goods, provided that the user has not been negligent, or has not deliberately used the goods in a manner or for a purpose for which they were not intended, and also provided the goods have not been tampered with deliberately to avoid any expenses associated with fulfilling warranty provisions, for example, or with a view to causing damage.

The rest of this document is only available to i-law.com online subscribers.

If you are already a subscriber, please enter your details below to log in.

Enter your email address to log in as a user on your corporate account.
Remember me on this computer

Not yet an i-law subscriber?

Devices

Request a trial Find out more