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Subject:Re: Can this career be saved? From:Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Fri, 10 Jun 2011 12:48:46 -0700
And now there's precedent for a future victim of a similar nail gun accident
to argue that a nail gun manufactured after this case that lacks a safety
lock that doesn't depend on users to read and follow manuals that the
manufacturer now knows they don't read was negligently designed.
On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 12:02 PM, Ken Poshedly <poshedly -at- bellsouth -dot- net>wrote:
> On the witness stand, the guy with the nail-gun was asked "Did you read the
> owner's manual?" Answer, "No."
> Next question: "Was there an owner's manual for the nail-gun?" Answer, "I
> Next question: "If there was an owner's manual, would you have read it?"
> Verdict was obviously for the defendant.
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