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Subject:Re: Can this career be saved? From:Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com> To:Ken Poshedly <poshedly -at- bellsouth -dot- net> Date:Fri, 10 Jun 2011 14:14:05 -0700
It has nothing to do with case law. The idea behind the argument is that
manufacturers base their safety provisions on foreseeable events, and that
any event that has happened once already is inherently foreseeable.
User ignorance is a one-time defense. After the first time, you'll be
expected to do something about it.
On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 1:04 PM, Ken Poshedly <poshedly -at- bellsouth -dot- net>wrote:
> Gene, Gene, Gene, Gene .......surely you know better (that what you said is
> not necessarily true).
> There are decisions that are not necessarily case law and do not affect
> future decisions. This one was probably a lower court decision, but being 16
> years ago or so, I just don't recall.
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